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authorJunio C Hamano <>2005-10-16 18:59:13 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2005-10-16 19:01:28 (GMT)
commita34484e1c926ff21279d2f178534c1f9565c7f4d (patch)
tree83aa685102f0fe5115f89951fedce5b780ee5c30 /debian/control
parent29504118f8528f658fd0bfc02d8d78d4c01dc2cc (diff)
We do not depend on patch.
Deb packaging claim we depend on patch, but I think we use git-apply where it matters. When a patch does not apply with git-apply, using GNU patch still is helpful sometimes. So demote it from "Depends" to "Suggests". Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
Diffstat (limited to 'debian/control')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index ff33827..1f45f93 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -7,9 +7,9 @@ Standards-Version: 3.6.1
Package: git-core
Architecture: any
-Depends: ${shlibs:Depends}, ${perl:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}, patch, rcs
+Depends: ${shlibs:Depends}, ${perl:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}, rcs
Recommends: rsync, curl, ssh, libmail-sendmail-perl, libemail-valid-perl, libsvn-core-perl (>= 1.2.1), python (>= 2.4.0), less
-Suggests: cogito
+Suggests: cogito, patch
Conflicts: git, cogito (<< 0.13)
Description: The git content addressable filesystem
GIT comes in two layers. The bottom layer is merely an extremely fast