Re: mass bug filing on packages that are blocking use of cdebconf
On Tue, 2 Aug 2005, Joey Hess wrote:
debconf-2.0 was added to policy as a virtual package in 2002 and has
been provided by debconf since 2003. In early 2004, dh_installdebconf
began automatically adding it as an alternate to debconf in dependencies
it generates for packages using debhelper.
Hmmm, I'm using dh_installdebconf in all my packages but there is
no such thing as adding something to the dependencies. Did I missed
on debconf without a "| debconf-2.0". If your package is on this list,
Andreas Tille <email@example.com>
I expect new upstream soon and will change with new upload.
Changed in CVS.
Need to sort out issues with general zope packaging - packages
Hmm, there are also a few packages that depend on
"debconf | debconf-2.0, ..., debconf", but I don't have a good regex
to catch those yet and am unsure how dpkg handles them anyway.
BTW, why isn't there a lintian check which reports this problem?