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Re: cameleon: byte or native?

On Wed, Nov 27, 2002 at 08:38:54PM +0100, J?r?me Marant wrote:
> Sven Luther <luther@dpt-info.u-strasbg.fr> writes:
> >> Any idea ?
> > Depends: zoggy (= 1.2+cvsxxx) | zoggy-byte (= 1.2+cvsxxx)
> Hey, I'm still thinking: how does APT handle automatic installation in
> such cases? I think it is waiting the user to specify manualy either
> zoggy or zoggy-byte and does not choose the first dependency it
> meets. This is bad and not really user friendly (apt-get install
> cameleon is not going to work out of the box).

The policy says it chooses one at random, the implementation says it
chooses the first by default.


Sven Luther

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