Re: Is the Debian dependency system broken? (wget vs libgnutls-deb0-28)
On Sun, 14 Jun 2015 16:03:32 +0200, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> Note that the problem still occurs on an available set of packages: just
> start with a Debian/stable system (jessie) and upgrade libgnutls-deb0-28
> to unstable (no dependencies/conflicts will yield an upgrade of wget,
> which will occasionally segfault).
I think either libgnutls-deb0-28 or libnettle6 should add a Breaks:
libnettle4, to ensure all related packages are upgraded in lockstep.
I have filed bug #788735 for this.
 Maybe it could "only" break all rdeps of libnettle4 at the
appropriate versions, but this is easier.