Re: Bug#149974: debootstrap should download aptitude
tag 149974 - patch
On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 04:02:11PM +0200, Ivo Timmermans wrote:
> The new base-config package in sid depends on aptitude, so debootstrap
> should download it.
Bleh. Guys, please file the bug on debootstrap *before* adding new
dependencies to base packages and breaking it completely.
Joey, are you sure it wouldn't have been better to make base-config use
aptitude if present, and file a wishlist bug on debootstrap to ensure
its presence on normal installs?
-dpkg guys, cc'ed so we don't get the same thing happening with the
presumably forthcoming dselect package. -boot guys, cc'ed in the probably
vain hope that anyone else likely to do this in future will notice too.
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