Re: The dependencies of libc6 must handle packages that break without db1
On Fri, 9 Aug 2002, Ben Collins wrote:
> > I don't see a way how this could be handled outside the dependencies of
> > libc6. One possible solution is to create a libdb1g package in oldlibs and
> > let the libc6 in sarge depend on this package (the dependency can be
> > dropped after sarge is released).
> Sounds like a good idea. Someone has already offered to do exactly this
> (and please don't use the "g" extension, it dates back to hamm, and
> serves no good purpose nowadays).
> Or are you volunteering to do this?
I'm sorry but I'm no longer a Debian developer and I don't plan to become
You only think this is a free country. Like the US the UK spends a lot of
time explaining its a free country because its a police state.