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Re: Dependency issues in setup.ini.
On 30/09/2017 00:39, Steven Penny wrote:
On Fri, 29 Sep 2017 21:16:17, "Sam Edge (Cygwin)" wrote:
For example we have lots of dependency loops in the 'requires' fields in
setup.ini - even to the point that some packages depend upon themselves!
It is the job of the package manager to detect and avoid such loops. No
is perfect - it is up to the good programmer to account for an deal with
some dependency loop are real as some packages
have cross dependency:
$ cygcheck cygMagickCore-6.Q16-5.dll | grep auto
$ cygcheck cygautotrace-3.dll |grep Q16
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