Re: woody: kdelibs-bin depends on libqt3-mt (>= 3.0.4-1)
Thanks for your reply:
I take it that you are saying that with this:
> create a /etc/apt/preferences file, with the contents similar to:
> Package: *
> Pin: release a=testing
> Pin-Priority: 900
> Package: *
> Pin: release a=unstable
> Pin-Priority: -10
...it is safe to add the unstable 'deb - lines' to /etc/apt/sources.lists,
> iirc, kde needs two packages from unstable
> it's not a good idea to force packages without their dependencies, since
> they are there for a reason, but in this case libqt3-mt doesn't have any
> extra deps from unstable (unless you want the -dev pkgs too)
If I check on the package documentation
...it seems to me that these dependencies:
libfreetype6 (>= 2.1.1-1)
libqt3 (>= 2:3.0.4-1)
(maybe I overlooked others)
...are also not met by 'testing' (I respectively checked in the "Search for
other versions ..." link at the very bottom )
So my question would still be I all these are "save" to upgrade ?
BTW, Are most people here running unstable ?
Is it really neccessary for KDE3 to depend/"by compiled against" the latest
Since woody is just become to get "the latest and greatest (possible)"
Debian - I think it would be very nice to make KDE 3 as "optional"/"not
coming with the official woody packages" available.
Regards and thanks again,
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