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Re: Full install/removal/upgrade test results available

On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 01:41:49PM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
> Goswin von Brederlow <goswin-v-b@web.de> writes:
> > Also note that no frontend has ever made use of §7.6.2 and handled
> > upgrading obsolete packages to their replacements.
> There's a reason for that: it's not possible to create a Policy-compliant
> package that could use 7.6.2 in that fashion.

Wait, what?

Are you saying that other parts of Policy conflict with §7.6.2?  Or are
you saying that the Debian tools and infrastructure don't support it?
Or something else entirely?

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