Re: Tool to generate an override file from packages?
On Sun, Sep 23, 2001 at 10:15:06PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote:
> On Mon, 24 Sep 2001 03:55:45 +1000, Anthony Towns
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >On Sun, Sep 23, 2001 at 07:34:34PM +0200, Marc Haber wrote:
> >> On Sun, 23 Sep 2001 16:43:05 +0200, Admar Schoonen <email@example.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> >apt-ftparchive is in the apt-utils package
> >> But not in potato. The mirror server is a potato box.
> >Any new tool that hypothetically gets written or packages isn't going
> >to get put in potato either.
> Having spent four hours last night to try getting a debhelper 3
> (unsuccessfully) backported to potato makes me wince at _any_
> backporting effort. This might differ tomorrow.
I have apt 0.5.4 for potato; not all of apt's documentation is in the
package (had some problems with them). Anyway, if you want them, I
can upload them somewhere.