Re: ghc dependencies in sid
On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 11:22 AM, Joachim Breitner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Am Sonntag, den 10.04.2011, 09:33 +0530 schrieb Rustom Mody:
>> Coming back to the topic:
>> Trying to dist-upgrade, aptitude shows an intention to remove:
>> (and some few others not haskell related)
>> If ghc is replacing ghc6 then I guess its fine and I just go ahead?
> Yes. It should replace those libghc6-*-dev packages which are already
> rebuild against ghc by the appropriate libghc-*-dev package, due to
> transitional dummy package. So binary and parsec2 have not yet been
> uploaded for ghc-7. If you need those packages, then wait until
> dist-upgrade does not report that it will remove them (and bug us about
> it, so that we upload these sooner than others). If you can live without
> them, just go ahead.
Thanks for the tip.
> Anyways, I just uploaded ghc-7.0.3, which requires some library package
> to be rebuild again. Until that happens, more are not installable again
> – just keep trying until you find a moment where the set of installable
> packages suits you :-)
Ooof! its now giving zillions of conflicts and need to download 500M
of packages and what not...
I guess I just stay with testing right now :-)