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When packaging a library A that contains of headers (similar to boost), those headers may have include statements to another header library B in them. Consequently, when building an application with A, the headers of B also need to be present in the system.

What is the correct way to include this dependency in B in the control file?

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In the block for the A-dev binary package, you'd add B-dev to the Depends list.

(Real examples would really help us to help you)

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