Re: Release-critical Bugreport for June 9, 2000
On Fri, 9 Jun 2000, Christopher C. Chimelis wrote:
> > Package: opie-client (debian/main)
> > Maintainer: Michael Stone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > 64740 opie-client should depend on libc6.1 not libc6 on Alpha
> > [STRATEGY] Adrian Bunk made an NMU, at http://www.fs.tum.de/~bunk/nmus.html
> FYI, this should be easily fixed by changing:
> Depends: libc6
> Depends: libc6 | libc6.1
The better solution used in my NMU is:
This solution does calculate a versioned dependency on libc6, too.
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