Re: How to tell users that ia32-libs will go away
Thibaut Paumard <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Le 09/02/12 15:53, Goswin von Brederlow a écrit :
>> now that a multiarch dpkg has been uploaded to experimental it looks
>> like we can finaly get rid of ia32-libs* for wheezy.
>> The problem now is the transition:
>> 1) multiarch and ia32-libs are incompatible
>> What this means is that users that want to use multiarch should remove
>> ia32-libs (and lib32* really) soonest.
> Couldn't you make ia32-libs a meta-package pulling the multiarch version
> of the libs it used to include ?
Waiting on ftp-master confirmation for this. The idea (see earlier in
the thread) was to have
Depends: libfoo, libbar, libbaz, ...
The trick with an extra package would avoid the not yet permitted
"Depends: libfoo:i386" syntax.