Re: Openoffice.org 3.1
* Jeremiah Ford <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2009-09-22 14:25:26 CEST]:
> Has anyone else experienced a circular dependency problem with Ooo 3.1
> for Lenny? After I install the package there is a large number of
> packages I can no longer install. It seems that the main problem is
> that so many packages depend on "dictionaries-common." My "sort-of" fix
> is to uninstall Ooo 3.1, install dictionaries-common, install the
> package that I want, then finally reinstall Ooo 3.1. This process
> usually get the results I want. However, sometimes it still uninstalls
> the packages I want, plus this defeats the whole purpose of using dpkg.
Are you really using dpkg to install them? I would suggest to use a
more highlevel tool like apt-get or aptitude or anything else...
Wasn't a problem to upgrade with aptitude here after the usual build
delay for i386.