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Re: Problem with apt-get or gnus

>>>>> On 28 Mar 2002 17:51:16 -0500
>>>>> "Bob" == Bob Hilliard <bob@bobhilliard.net> wrote:
Bob>      I have emacs21 installed, and wanted to install gnus:
Bob> bob:vc-/2:bob>sudo apt-get install gnus w3-el-e20
Bob> Reading Package Lists... Done
Bob> Building Dependency Tree... Done
Bob> The following extra packages will be installed:
Bob>   emacs20 mule-ucs 
Bob> The following NEW packages will be installed:
Bob>   emacs20 gnus mule-ucs w3-el-e20 
Bob> 0 packages upgraded, 4 newly installed, 0 to remove and 68  not upgraded.
Bob>      The gnus package file shows:
Bob> Depends: ucf, emacs20 | emacs21 | xemacs20 | xemacs21, fileutils (>= 4.0)
Bob>      Since I have emacs21 installed, why does apt-get want to install
Bob> emacs20?  Is this an apt-get bug, a malformed Depends: line in gnus,

because you want ot install w3-el-e20 also, *e20*

Bob> or a lack of understanding of the Depends: mechanism on my part?

Alexander Kotelnikov
Saint-Petersburg, Russia

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