On Fri, Mar 20, 2020 at 9:55 PM Kent Fredric <ken...@gentoo.org> wrote: > If X is "noarch" and its dependency Y is "amd64", then a user on "sparc" > will be able to install "X", but not its dependency "Y".
Thank you. This is a good explanation of the problem. How do other distributions handle this? Arch, Fedora, and Debian have "noarch" packages. Surely they've found a reasonable way to make this work.