Subject: Re: gimp depends on emacs?
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/04/1999 16:36:46
In article <>,
	Jim Wise <> writes:
> is a package allowed to work around poor build-tool decisions by the
> original software vendor?

Yes, why not.

> You seem to argue that we should not,

No, I only say that is not appropriate to prebuild files and hope that
they will look the same on all possible target systems.

> are we going to do anything about it?

I doubt that we will ever see something except a broken kludge by Berndt.

Matthias Scheler