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Re: List of bugs that *must* be fixed before releasing Slink

On  1/02, Steve Dunham wrote:
| I have the same problem.  The file does show up in "dpkg -L":
|    /usr/lib/jdk1.1/bin/i686/green_threads/java
| But on the filesystem, the i686 directory is a symlink to the i586
| directory, and i586/green_threads is empty.  Perhaps this is a bug in
| dpkg?  (I suspect that if you remove the jdk1.1 package and reinstall it,
| it will fix the problem.)

It does indeed (I just deinstalled and reinstalled it).

| Judging from the bugs database, dpkg has a bunch of problems with
| symlinks.

Will users upgrading from Hamm to Slink suffer from the same problems? If so,
this may be a nightmare for them!

Samuel Tardieu -- sam@debian.org

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