Error output from rpm pre/post scripts (was Re: Florian La Roche please stop mass filing bugs)

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at
Thu Jul 5 20:03:51 UTC 2007

Le jeudi 05 juillet 2007 à 22:11 +0300, Ville Skyttä a écrit :

> Not adding the dependency is there because it'd pull in GTK to non-GTK setups 
> for no gain.  This is fine and should be preserved, but actually, I think the 
> snippet/guideline should be changed so that the Requires(post) and 
> Requires(postun) dependencies *should* be added in cases where the packaged 
> app requires GTK itself anyway, and left out just like currently if it 
> doesn't.  Opinions ?

I'd rather avoid any special casing. Use a single good enough rule in
all cases and keep guidelines short.

Nicolas Mailhot
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