[Fedora-packaging] Requires(hint):

Christopher Stone chris.stone at gmail.com
Wed Jun 25 11:50:44 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 1:02 AM, Panu Matilainen
<pmatilai at laiskiainen.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Jun 2008, Remi Collet wrote:
>> Jason L Tibbitts III a écrit :
>>> I've seen packages using Requires(hint): and testing shows that
>>> currently this is handled no differently from a regular Requires:.
>> Using this have one usefull purpose : documentation.
> Abusing bugs in software for documentation purposes? Lets not...

It works well for me, so I will continue to "abuse" the "bug" for
documentation purposes.

My personal opinion is that this thread is making a big deal out of nothing.

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