On 12/03/2017 07:38 PM, Afif Elghraoui wrote: > > > على السبت 2 كانون الأول 2017 06:14، كتب Julien Cristau: >> On Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 00:40:12 -0400, Afif Elghraoui wrote: >> >>> >>> ~~~https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/debian-med/sga.git/tree/debian/control >>> Priority: optional >>> Build-Depends: debhelper (>= 10), >>> dh-autoreconf, >>> libsparsehash-dev, >>> zlib1g-dev | libz-dev, >>> libbamtools-dev, >>> gawk, >>> help2man, >>> # Run-Time Depends >>> # (to prevent building on architectures where it won't be installable) >>> samtools, >>> python, >>> python-ruffus, >>> python-pysam >>> Standards-Version: 4.1.0 >>> ~~~ >>> >>> ...which is an abuse of the build-depends field since those at the >>> bottom are not actually needed for building the package. >>> >> I think this is actually a reasonable use of build-depends. > > How? They are packages not needed during the build process. Do you think > this needs a special build profile? > No, I don't? What problem are you actually trying to solve?