nm-tray has odd dependency on -dev package

Bug #1816267 reported by Marc D. on 2019-02-16
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nm-tray (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Package: nm-tray
Version: 0.4.1-0ubuntu1

Package nm-tray depends on libkf5networkmanagerqt-dev. I found this quite unusual, as -dev packages are typically required to build stuff, not to use it.

The Debian version does not have this dependency.

The applet works even if I force-purge libkf5networkmanagerqt-dev.

I found no mention of this in the changelog or other documentation, so I believe the dependency is an error.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 19.04
Package: nm-tray 0.4.1-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.19.0-12.13-generic 4.19.18
Uname: Linux 4.19.0-12-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.10-0ubuntu21
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: LXQt
Date: Sat Feb 16 23:57:22 2019
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-01-20 (1122 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" - Release amd64 (20151021)
SourcePackage: nm-tray
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Marc D. (koshy) wrote :
Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

Marking as confirmed based on https://packages.ubuntu.com/disco/nm-tray.

Changed in nm-tray (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
tags: added: packaging
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) on 2019-10-03
Changed in nm-tray (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → In Progress
assignee: nobody → apt-ghetto (apt-ghetto)
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) on 2019-10-09
Changed in nm-tray (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package nm-tray - 0.4.3-0ubuntu2

nm-tray (0.4.3-0ubuntu2) eoan; urgency=medium

  * Add missing include for used class
  * Removed dependency on libkf5networkmanagerqt-dev (LP: #1816267)

 -- apt-ghetto <email address hidden> Wed, 09 Oct 2019 18:26:16 +0200

Changed in nm-tray (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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