Bug#55811: dist upgrade didn't mention that fvwm2 was superseded by fvwm.
[Cc to -devel; does anyone have any ideas how to handle this problem?]
> Package: fvwm2
> Version: 2.1.10-2
> I upgraded to fvwm version 2 ages ago, and had removed the fvwm
> package and only used fvwm2.
> This meant that at upgrade time, fvwm2 wasn't upgraded, and fvwm
> didn't appear. I suggest an addition to the post-inst script for fvwm2,
> which checks if someone is in my position, i.e. fvwm2 installed, fvwm not
> installed, and tells that that version 2 of fvwm is now in the fvwm
This is really difficult, primarily because the fvwm2 package doesn't
exist any longer. The new fvwm package Conflicts and Replaces fvwm2,
so I would have hoped that it would appear somehow. I don't know
where to send this bug.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
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