Re: pkg-order Packages-main.1 fails because packages conflict
On Thu, 25 Feb 1999, Chris Lawrence wrote:
>On Feb 25, Chris Lawrence wrote:
>> On Feb 25, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> > The conflicts should not cause a failure. Your output looks very
>> > to Jim's - check further up and you may see a message complaining that
>> > ncpfs needs ipx. If so, that's your problem. Add ipx to slink1.useful
>> > go again.
>> Well, I didn't get any such message (I think it's losing all of the
>> Failed and Unknown lines... no doubt something in my Perl installation
>> is broken). But I've added ipx manually to slink1.useful.
>> Anyway, I'll revert to the slink version of pkg-order and try again.
>Reverting to pkg-order 1.02 solved the problem; I have 6 missing
>packages (well, 5, now that I fixed the ipx thing):
> Package: gimp
> Package: gnurobots
> Package: moonlight
> mesag2(>= 2.6)
> Package: ncpfs
> Package: scwm
> Package: wine-doc
OK, looks better.
>Can someone explain why gimp depends on slang0.99.38 on m68k (but
>slang1 on i386)? Sounds like m68k needs a rebuild of gimp.
>libguile2 seems to be completely missing on m68k, yet somehow we
>managed to build two programs that depend on it: go figure. Maybe it
>accidentally got dumped into potato only.
>There was some discussion of the moonlight issue on the m68k-build
>list (I don't know what the consensus was on that); it looks here like
>an out-of-date library situation again.
moonlight has been removed from the standard base installations for m68k
>Wine is an oversight on my part; consider it gone.
>I'll report anything else I find after running the full Packages
>file through pkg-order...
Steve McIntyre, Allstor Software firstname.lastname@example.org
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