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Re: Let's remove mips, mipsel, s390, ...

On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 02:29:33PM +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> Is the problem that you use apt-get to install the current version, and 
> then check what you got? Because you can't tell apt-get to install
> at least version X else fail?

Yes, that's how it works currently.

Since this also makes autobuilding experimental harder, work is being
done to use ``apt-cache policy'' output to determine whether the right
version of a package is available and break off if not, but it's still
got some bugs (including situations where the build is broken off
because sbuild (incorrectly) thinks the right version of a package isn't

     smog  |   bricks
 AIR  --  mud  -- FIRE
soda water |   tequila
 -- with thanks to fortune

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