[Pkg-zsh-devel] Bug#768937: Bug#768937: zsh: [patch] not binNMU-safe due to --link-doc between arch-dep and arch-indep

Axel Beckert abe at debian.org
Mon Nov 10 10:32:07 UTC 2014

Control: tag -1 + confirmed

Hi Simon,

Simon McVittie wrote:
> As noted on #747141, it is not safe for dh_installdocs --link-doc to
> link together the documentation directories of an architecture-dependent
> package and an architecture-independent package, because the resulting
> lockstep dependency is unsatisfiable after the architecture-dependent
> package receives a binNMU.


> Here's a patch to fix that, using the approach that Axel Beckert
> described on that bug:

Thanks for the patch. Much appreciated!

> I changed zsh-dbg from "docs linked to zsh-common" to "docs linked
> to zsh",

Good idea!

> and installed the bare minimum of Policy-required docs in zsh.
> zsh-dev is now self-contained (I don't think it's worth optimizing
> its size).

Well, it is no more since multi-arch, yes.

		Regards, Axel
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