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Re: testing is broken

On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 11:54:32PM -0700, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Users who say "I want all the optional packages", which every official
> Debian statement says they should be able to do, get a vastly
> confusing maze of conflicts.  

How do you get to say that? I was sure you could, but it doesn't seem
to be listed in the dselect help.

In any event, Santiago Vila has a list of which packages in optional
conflict with out packages in optional and similar priority issues at
http://ftp-master.debian.org/~sanvila/; ftpmaster are gradually trying
to go through these and fix them.


Anthony Towns <aj@humbug.org.au> <http://azure.humbug.org.au/~aj/>
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