Re: Uninstallable Packages
On Thu, Oct 07, 1999 at 11:29:34AM -0400, Kurt D. Starsinic wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 05, 1999 at 10:13:51PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> > Hello world,
> > I'm experimenting with a script to work out whether packages are
> > installable or not. I figured the world at large might be interested in
> > some of the results.
> > The following packages are not installable (ie, their Depends:,
> > Recommends:, and Conflicts: can't be concurrently satisfied) using i386
> > packages from main, contrib, non-free, and non-US/*.
> > Here we go...
> secure-su is also uninstallable.
> Depends: login >=970502-1
> Current: login 19990827-5
> Does anybody else think it's kind of nutty that 19990827-5 is less
> than 970502-1?
It isn't, but login 19990827-5 has a Conflicts: against secure-su, which
is why you can't install it. (secure-su has not been updated for PAM,
Ryan Murray (email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org)
Software Designer, Glenayre Technologies Inc.
The opinions expressed here are my own.