Re: new install: xbase/xlib6g problem
Robin Stephenson <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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
> U** XTr x11 xbase
> *** Std x11 xlib6g
> *** Std x11 xlib6g-dev
> On further investigation it seems that xbase 22.214.171.124a.10 depends on
> xlib6g >= 126.96.36.199a.8. I've got xlib6g 188.8.131.52a.7. 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.