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Re: circular dependencies.. possible fix

On Sun, Jun 13, 1999 at 06:36:24AM +0200, Fabian Knittel wrote:
> At installation time dpkg now checks every delayed, newly installed
> package wether it fits together to an endless dependency loop.

Dpkg already does break dependency loops.  The problem is a bug in the loop
detection code.  Have you looked into that?

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