Re: wmakerconf in slink
>>>>> "Marcelo" == Marcelo E Magallon <email@example.com> writes:
Enrico> Hi, I DL'ed gnome and wmaker (and related libs) and
Enrico> wmakerconf and iinstalled them yesterday...I have to say
Enrico> you that there is a problem in wmakerconf
Enrico> andwmakerconf-data packages: the are both dependent. Here
Enrico> is what Packages says:
Marcelo> And how is this a problem?
Marcelo> wmakerconf doesn't have datafiles of its own, it needs
Marcelo> wmakerconf-data. wmakerconf-data won't do anything
Marcelo> without wmakerconf installed. They are splitted because
Marcelo> wmakerconf-data changes more ofter than wmakerconf.
Marcelo> What should I do? Make wmakerconf recommend
Marcelo> wmakerconf-data and wmakerconf-data requiere wmakerconf?
I ran into this with gimp and gimp-data. I'd do just the opposite
of what you said; wmakerconf should depend on wmakerconf-data,
but wmakerconf-data should just recommend wmakerconf.
I know it's rather silly, but people installing things without apt or
dselect can't ever seem to figure out that dpkg -i wmakerconf.deb
wmakerconf-data.deb will work.
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