Re: Some observations regardig the progress towards Debian 3.1
On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 02:20:20AM +0100, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> libfoo version 2-1 isn't allowed to enter testing since this would make
> myprog uninstallable in testing
> myprog 5-2 isn't allowed to enter testing since this would make myprog
> uninstallable in testing.
> These two packages need to go into testing at the same time, and the way
> the testing scripts currently work this means they need manual hinting.
It looks like the logic is correct for the testing scripts, but it gets so
much more complicated when there are 30+ packages interacting with each
> * it isn't consistent in all respects; e.g. although the package
> dependencies might have been fulfilled, it contained for some time a
> strange mixture of GNOME 1 and GNOME 2
I'm pretty sure that was because of hinting.