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Re: NPTL support in 2.4 kernel series?

On 21-Jan-05, 12:51 (CST), Martin Kittel <debian@martin-kittel.de> wrote: 
> Hi,
> I am maintaining the packages of the MaxDB database system.
> [snip]
> In that case I will have to add a dependency on kernel-image-2.6 or does 
> anyone know of a better way to express a dependency on NPTL style threading?

I'm with Lars. Anyone installing DBMS who can't be bothered to read the
package description that says "requires kernel 2.6" is going to have
more problems than you can even think about solving with "Depends".


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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