You are correct that it says >=0.71 when looking at the properties->dependencies tab of both pidgin
and libpurple packages in synaptic, however, this is the error being generated when trying to update
Pidgin in synaptic:
Depends: libdbus-glib-1-2 (>=0.78) but 0.76-1 is to be installed
Depends: libpurple0 (>=2.4.3-4lenny3) but 2.4.3-4lenny2 is to be installed
Depends: libstartup-notification0 (>=0.10) but 0.9-1 is to be installed
Depends: perl (>=5.10.0-24) but 5.10.0-19 is to be installed
notice the >=0.78?
Sorry for being unclear before, I was rushing before work. I'll keep it better in the future.
Gerfried Fuchs wrote:
> * JJ <email@example.com> [2009-08-22 17:49:56 CEST]:
>> The latest update for Pidgin has libpurple dependency but not libdbus-glib >=.78.
> Can you please be a bit more verbose with what you mean with that?
> libpurple depends on libdbus-glib-1-2 (>= 0.71), why do you think it
> would need >= 0.78?
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