Re: cameleon: byte or native?
On Wed, Nov 27, 2002 at 08:38:54PM +0100, J?r?me Marant wrote:
Sven Luther <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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.
Strange. I recall that sometimes it tells the user to specify the wanted
(among those alternatives) in the command-line. Am I wrong?