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Re: Base System release critical bug status II

Hi Anthony!

You wrote:

> From a potato system running sendmail will update libc6 and hence libdb2
> but not sendmail (due to various dependencies), and since libdb2 in woody
> doesn't work with sendmail in potato (the lack of backwards compatibility)
> sendmail'll break.

Shouldn't apt (or dpkg) refuse to upgrade libdb2 if that implies
removing libdb1 and thus breaking dependencies for sendmail?

Kind regards,
| Bas Zoetekouw                  | Si l'on sait exactement ce   |
|--------------------------------| que l'on va faire, a quoi    |
| zoetekw@phys.uu.nl             | bon le faire?                |
|    bas@A-Es2.uu.nl             |               Pablo Picasso  |

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