[tex-live] Feature request: "package dependency" field on CTAN

Petra Ruebe-Pugliese petra at ctan.org
Sun Nov 13 21:35:59 CET 2016

Hi Joseph,

On Sunday 13 November 2016 at 17:51:44 +0000  Joseph Wright (joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk) wrote:
> On 13/11/2016 17:47, Petra Ruebe-Pugliese wrote:
> >    Petra, hoping that authors reading this discussion may
> >           consider this aspect for future submissions and
> >           that others may follow their example.
> Do you want a blog post on this? I can probably write something helpful,
> not just from the CTAN data angle.

 Sounds to me like a good idea.

 As long as we don't get submerged, all of a sudden, by hundreds
 of requests ...   ;-)

 Just considering the matter for regular uploads and adding
 _once_  a "Note to the CTAN maintainers" with the information
 to be added to the package description would be perfect.  


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