Debian Bug report logs - #474755
gramps: recommends packages not in main

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Package: gramps; Maintainer for gramps is Ross Gammon <>; Source for gramps is src:gramps.

Reported by: Amaya <>

Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 15:48:01 UTC

Severity: important

Tags: patch

Found in version gramps/3.0.0-4

Fixed in version gramps/3.0.0-5

Done: (James A. Treacy)

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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From: Amaya <>
Subject: gramps: recommends packages not in main
Date: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 17:43:02 +0200
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Package: gramps
Version: 3.0.0-4
Severity: important
Usertags: goal-recommends
Tags: patch


gramps recommends gtkspell, which is no longer available in unstable.

This bug is RC, hence the severity, according to the following Release Goal for

  # No unmet recommends relations inside main
  Advocate: Luk Claes
  Description: Packages in main should be able to satisfy all recommend
               relations in main.
  Bug-Tag: goal-recommends

Attached is the a patch with a suggestion on how to fix this bug, but of
course, as the package maintainer you might know better.

Thanks for your contribution to debian, and... Happy hacking!

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From: (James A. Treacy)
Subject: Bug#474755: fixed in gramps 3.0.0-5
Date: Mon, 07 Apr 2008 23:32:05 +0000
Source: gramps
Source-Version: 3.0.0-5

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
gramps, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/g/gramps/gramps_3.0.0-5.diff.gz
  to pool/main/g/gramps/gramps_3.0.0-5.dsc
  to pool/main/g/gramps/gramps_3.0.0-5_all.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

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James A. Treacy <> (supplier of updated gramps package)

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Format: 1.7
Date: Mon, 07 Apr 2008 17:25:18 -0400
Source: gramps
Binary: gramps
Architecture: source all
Version: 3.0.0-5
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: James A. Treacy <>
Changed-By: James A. Treacy <>
 gramps     - Genealogical Research and Analysis Management Program
Closes: 474755
 gramps (3.0.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
   * Remove gtkspell Recommends as it is now provided by python-gnome2-extras.
     Closes: Bug#474755
 19ad6b11baaa020a52e92cb6c60a4765 920 gnome optional gramps_3.0.0-5.dsc
 4e5ca812feea472d2be9ac248e7dc775 25568 gnome optional gramps_3.0.0-5.diff.gz
 03053677a68139b1537f914acff15148 4651878 gnome optional gramps_3.0.0-5_all.deb

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