Bug#165374: Breaks when upgrading to 2.3.1
On Fri, Oct 18, 2002 at 08:03:04PM +0200, Per Lundberg wrote:
> >> The problem is that libc6-dbg is unpacked BEFORE libc6 [...]
> > Do you think making libc6-dbg pre-depend instead of depend'ing on
> > libc6 (= 2.3.1-1) would work?
> I suppose so; but I do not know exactly how the internals of dpkg
> work. All I know is that my system broke down badly which was not
> such a happy experience. :-)
It had never occured to me to put the debug path in the cache file.
I'm not sure how common of a scenario that is, or it should've bitten
If noone else comments on it, then I will put that change in.
learning from failures is nice in theory...
but in practice, it sucks :)
- Wolfgang Jaehrling