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Re: Self-conflicts and self-depends

also sprach Fabio Tranchitella <kobold@debian.org> [2006.07.24.2204 +0100]:
>   I've noticed that some packages conflict or depend on themself. As far
> as I know, this makes no sense and the dependency (of conflict) should
> be removed, but I prefer to ask here before filing useless bug reports.

I agree with you on the depends, but I wonder if the self-conflict
actually has an effect on the upgrade path.

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