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Bug#408228: cdebconf: uninstallable under some conditions because of dependancy cycle

On Thu, Jan 25, 2007 at 12:30:21AM +0100, Frans Pop wrote:
> You suggestion to first install debconf, then x11-common, then cdebconf is 
> not really a solution as cdebconf is intended to replace debconf, which 
> makes installing debconf first kind of a nobrainer.

Actually, it should work just fine -- once x11-common has been installed
once, it should be possible to replace debconf with cdebconf.

And post-etch, it may be possible to drop the pre-depends (or x11-common's
need for debconf?), fixing the loop.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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