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Re: New virtual package: cron-daemon

On 06-Jun-04, 08:23 (CDT), Russell Coker <russell@coker.com.au> wrote: 
> On Sun, 6 Jun 2004 21:03, Adam Byrtek / Alpha <alpha@informatica.agh.edu.pl> 
> wrote:
> > I'm closing the hc-cron ITP, but I'm leaving the request to create
> > 'cron-daemon' virtual package open (#252086). Maybe fcron maintainers
> > would like to carry on, so their package can be installed and cron
> > removed, what is now impossible without removing apache as well (for
> > example)...
> What would you suggest that I (as fcron maintainer) do?
> Will you take on the task of getting apache etc to depend on cron-daemon if I 
> make fcron provide that virtual package?

We need to determine exactly what providing 'cron-daemon' promises. Must
it support all of the current Debian cron functionality? If not, what is
supported, and what isn't?

Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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