Re: dhelp in woody will prevent woody release?
On Sat, Sep 01, 2001 at 10:45:28AM -0700, Chris Tillman wrote:
> I've been trying to upgrade my system to woody. As it stands, dhelp will
> cause a woody release to be a major embarrassment to the Debian
> distribution. Version 0.3.23.2 has a bug which causes installations of
> many other packages (which install help files) to complain.
> The bug is a year old, and the maintainer doesn't answer email. One
> respondent even tracked down the dbopen call within dhelp which is
> responsible (#109207). I believe the task falls to debian-doc, since
> dhelp relies on install-docs and doc-base, to correct this problem.
> If nothing else, we could just back out to Version 0.3.23, which works
> just fine on my otherwise woody system.
dhelp was orphaned today, so somebody can adopt it and fix it up.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]