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Bug 386965 - media-video/dirac has automagic dependency on dev-util/cppunit
Summary: media-video/dirac has automagic dependency on dev-util/cppunit
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal with 1 vote (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Media-video project
Depends on:
Blocks: 312827
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Reported: 2011-10-12 19:01 UTC by Justin Lecher (RETIRED)
Modified: 2018-03-01 11:10 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Justin Lecher (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2011-10-12 19:01:50 UTC
I removed dev-util/cppunit and got

>>> package: dev-util/cppunit-1.12.1
 *  - /usr/lib64/
 *  - /usr/lib64/
 *      used by /usr/bin/dirac_unittest (media-video/dirac-1.0.2)
Comment 1 sf 2011-10-26 09:25:25 UTC
On my system (x86) cppunit is no longer needed for any other package and was removed by depclean.

revdep-rebuild said

 *   broken /usr/bin/dirac_unittest (requires

I re-emerged dirac (without installed cppunit) and the package no longer contains /usr/bin/dirac_unittest.

But as soon as I install cppunit again and re-emerge dirac, /usr/bin/dirac_unittest reappears.

I would fix it this way:

1. dirac should depend (mind: not rdepend) on cpp_unit
2. /usr/bin/dirac_unittest should never be installed