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Re: pending dpkg 1.10 release



On Fri, Jul 27, 2001 at 01:01:32PM +0200, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Anthony Towns wrote:
> > I've heard rumours this breaks things. How's it implemented,
> > dependency-wise?
> Pre-Depends and Replaces, tested with manual, apt-get ugprade and dselect
> upgrades.

dselect Pre-Depends: dpkg
dpkg Replaces: dselect

? That could be made to work... How *exactly* is it implemented?

Cheers,
aj, who notes the given deadline for new base packages passed about a week
    ago now

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