Bug#491872: grub-common package should "Recommends/Suggests" os-prober

Felix Zielcke fzielcke at z-51.de
Thu Aug 6 13:21:05 UTC 2009

tag 491872 pending
reassign 491872 grub-common
Am Donnerstag, den 06.08.2009, 14:49 +0200 schrieb Christophe Lohr:
> Hi,
>   some scripts provided by grub-common may use os-prober. 
> As a consequence, the grub-common package should "Recommends" (or at
> least
> "Suggests") the os-prober package. It is a matter of packaging.
> Please consider adding such a (weak) dependency. 


we already suggest os-prober in grub-pc, but you're right that now it
makes more sense for grub-common.
For changing this back to a Recommends we have 491872 which is blocked
by 476184
So I just use your report now to move it to grub-common, which I just
did in our SVN.

Felix Zielcke
Proud Debian Maintainer

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