Re: pbuilder sid chroot libpcap0
Brian May wrote:
> I can't seem to create a sid chroot, required to build one of my
> packages for unstable, because libpcap0 doesn't seem to be available
> in unstable (according to <URL:http://packages.debian.org/libpcap0 and
> Whats wrong here?
There is no such package anymore :-)
auric!joey(pts/17):~> elmo -d unstable libpcap
libpcap-dev unstable 0.6.2-2 hurd-i386
libpcap-dev unstable 0.7.1-1 alpha, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, m68k, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390, sparc
libpcap-ruby unstable 0.6-4 alpha, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, m68k, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390, sparc, source
libpcap0.7 unstable 0.7.1-1 alpha, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, m68k, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390, sparc
libpcap unstable 0.7.1-1 source
The new version of libpcap installs the binary package as libpcap0.7 now.
(elmo is in ~joey/bin and performs a substring match if -e is omitted).
> Why does pbuilder even need to install libpcap0?
Probably because a package with a broken dependency was left over.
That's just a rough guess, though.
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