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Re: package pools testing distribution

>>>>> "Anthony" == Anthony Towns <aj@azure.humbug.org.au> writes:

    Anthony> On Wed, Dec 20, 2000 at 03:18:05PM +1100, Brian May
    Anthony> wrote:
    >> What happens if package "a" depends on package "b" in unstable,
    >> and package "a" meets the criteria to get moved into testing,
    >> but package "b" does not?
    >> Will package "a" still be moved into testing?

    Anthony> Right. If "a" can be installed once it's in testing
    Anthony> (either because there's an old version of "b", or a
    Anthony> package "c" that provides: "b", or something similar),
    Anthony> it'll go in, if not it won't.

If for some reason, a package cannot be upgraded in testing, is it
easy to find out why?
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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