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Re: new install: xbase/xlib6g problem

Robin Stephenson <robin.stephenson@blackwell.co.uk> writes:

> When dselect tries to install xbase from the slink mirror at
> sunsite.doc.ic.ac.uk/Mirrors/ftp.debian.org/ it gives me a
> dependency/conflict:
>  U** XTr x11 xbase
>  *** Std x11 xlib6g
>  *** Std x11 xlib6g-dev
> On further investigation it seems that xbase depends on
> xlib6g >=  I've got xlib6g  The slink
> directories on ftp.debian.org don't seem ot be any different to the
> mirror.  How can I resolve this?  I don't mind uninstalling all of the 
> X stuff & starting again, but I'd rather not wipe the machine....

The newer xlib6g could be in incoming. Have a look there or wait a bit 
until its moved to the main archive. If its not there after some time, 
file a bug.

> Should I be using slink?

Of cause, someone has to test it. :)

May the Source be with you.

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