Subject: Re: missing dependency due to unacceptable licence but continuing
To: None <>
From: Jan Schaumann <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/04/2002 16:02:18
"Jeremy C. Reed" <> wrote:
> Is it okay for a package to continue to build if a required package has an
> unacceptable license?

FWIW, I believe the same problem exists if the checksum fails.  The
package that is dependet upon is not being built, but the build of the
package continues (and usually ultimately fails).


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