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Re: ~133 upcoming RC bugs?

> However, earlier versions, such as the one in slink, will still fail! That's
> the reason why any packages using two or more packages in C:+R: fields must
> declare either a Pre-Depends: dpkg (>= 1.6.8) or Conflicts: dpkg (<< 1.6.8).

No, they should have this in preinst:

dpkg --assert-multi-conrep

This will make sure that they have a dpkg capable of handling this. We
have always used this convention since declaring a dep on an essential
package isn't desirable.


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