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E. Messing
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Hi all
What is the meaning of the sentence : "package dependencies are non-transitive by nature" ?
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Rufus BugleWeed
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Package A depends on package B. Package B depends on Package C. Through a non-transative relationship a change to C does not imply a change to A.
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E. Messing
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Thank you !!
 
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