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Re: portmap

On Sun, Aug 27, 2000 at 05:16:31PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> I'd like to remove portmap and netkit-rpc from netbase's dependencies now.

This is now done (in incoming). Unfortunately not all the packages that
need portmap but depend on netbase have been updated. I believe Shaleh
will be filing bugs and doing NMUs over the next couple of days if the
maintainers don't get around to it first.

For reference:

> This means all the existing packages that depend on netbase just for portmap
> need to have their dependencies changed to either:
> 	Depends: portmap | netbase (<< 4.00)
> or just
> 	Depends: portmap
> When netbase removes the dependency on portmap it will conflict: with
> the previous versions of packages that need updating.
> The packages that I presume will need changing are:
> 	nfs-user-server		nfs-server
> 	nis                     rstatd
> 	rusersd                 rwalld
> 	ugidd                   


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