Repeated entries in Installed-Build-Depends .buildinfo section

Guillem Jover guillem at
Tue Oct 18 03:05:18 UTC 2016


On Mon, 2016-10-17 at 13:39:20 +0100, Chris Lamb wrote:
> Excuse terseness; head is elsewhere and I don't want to lose this
> bug report and — alas — I can't submit against src:dpkg yet :)

No problem, and thanks!

>  $ curl | grep '^ perl '
>  perl (= 5.24.1~rc3-3),
>  perl (= 5.24.1~rc3-3),
> ie. repeated entries in Installed-Build-Depends.

Right, this seems due to a missing dependency simplification step.
I've pushed an untested patch now:


will try to test tomorrow, but if some of you can do that, that'd be
much appreciated. ;)


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