[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: [INFO] About the perl upgrade

It doesn't look like everything is quite there yet:

$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
Calculating Upgrade... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
The following packages have been kept back
  libterm-readline-gnu-perl liblocale-gettext-perl abiword
  libwww-perl libdigest-md5-perl
2 packages upgraded, 1 newly installed, 1 to remove and 6 not upgraded.
1 packages not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 548kB of archives. After unpacking 131kB will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n]

On Thu, Jul 29, 1999 at 10:11:51AM +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:
> [ Reply-to set to debian-devel ]
> Hello everybody,
> the perl upgrade is almost finished now. The list of packages that have
> not yet been updated is below for your information. They are either
> waiting in Incoming to be installed or will be uploaded RSN (I hope).
> <thoughts>
> Two of them are NEW, this does mean that some people added a dependency to
> perl on their packages. I can't understand how this can happen, everybody
> that does read debian-devel-announce should be aware of the perl upgrade in
> potato ... something should be done to insure that all developers do read
> debian-devel-announce. We should insist on that in the Developers
> Reference I think.
> </thoughts>
> Anyway, if you don't have installed one of the package listed below you
> can safely restart using apt-get dist-upgrade.
> Please not also that libmd5-perl is not updated as it has been replaced 
> by libdigest-md5-perl. Alias has also been replaced by libalias-perl.
> Alias and libmd5-perl will be removed from the FTP archive.
> dns-browse 1.6-3 Javier Fernandez-Sanguino Pen~a <jfs@computer.org>
> ifmail 2.14tx8.10-2 Marco d'Itri <md@linux.it>
> libdbd-msql-perl 1.2017-1 Ben Gertzfield <che@debian.org>
> libdbd-mysql-perl 1.2017-1 Ben Gertzfield <che@debian.org>
> onshore-timesheet 2.1.0.beta.3-3 Adam Di Carlo <aph@debian.org>
> onshore-timesheet-el 2.1.0.beta.3-3 Adam Di Carlo <aph@debian.org>
> pilot-manager 1.106-2 Darren Stalder <torin@daft.com>
> shtool 1.4.4-1 Gopal Narayanan <gopal@debian.org>
> tcpquota 1.6.15-5 Turbo Fredriksson <turbo@debian.org>
> wdg-html-validator 1.0-4 Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar@debian.org>
> Cheers,
> -- 
> Hertzog Raphaël >> 0C4CABF1 >> http://prope.insa-lyon.fr/~rhertzog/
> --  
> To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-devel-announce-request@lists.debian.org
> with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org

Bob Nielsen                 Internet: nielsen@primenet.com
Tucson, AZ                  AMPRnet:  w6swe@w6swe.ampr.org
DM42nh                      http://www.primenet.com/~nielsen

Reply to: