--- a/DESCRIPTION
+++ b/DESCRIPTION
@@ -5,9 +5,9 @@
 Maintainer: Marco Vassallo <gedeone-octave@users.sourceforge.net>
 Title: fem-fenics
 Description: pkg for the resolution of partial differential equation based on fenics
-Depends: octave (>= 3.7.5)
+Depends: octave (>= 3.8.0)
 SystemRequirements: dolfin (>=1.3.0), ffc (>=1.3.0)
-BuildRequirements: dolfin (>=1.3.0), ffc (>=1.3.0)
+BuildRequirements: dolfin (>=1.3.0), ffc (>=1.3.0), pkg-config
 Autoload: no
 License: GPLv3+
 Url: http://octave.sf.net