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Re: new tar file, please test!

On Wed, Sep 20, 2000 at 12:40:42AM +0200, Michele Dalla Silvestra wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 16, 2000 at 08:41:08PM -0500, Neal H Walfield wrote:
> > > apt is missing, and bsdutils have wrong dependencies.
> > 
> > apt is not included by default.  You must get it from alpha.gnu.org.
> Debian GNU/Hurd without apt is not very Debian... :-)
> Since 15 months Debian GNU/Linux include apt by default...

Well, apt on the hurd has been working for a week.
> > The bsdutils on alpha.gnu.org should have been fixed. Of course,
> > I am not sure of which dependencies you are referring to; can you be more
> > verbose?
> I've installed from gnu-20000913.tgz, and it contain bsdutils (I
> think from ftp.debian.org/.../sid/main). bsdutils depend on
> sysvinit (>= 2.59-2).
> On alpha.gnu.org there is bsdutils 2.10f-5.1, that doesn't have any
> dependecies (and make apt work).

That is correct.

Neal H Walfield
University of Massachusetts at Lowell
neal@walfield.org or nwalfiel@cs.uml.edu

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