Re: cameleon: byte or native?
Sven Luther <email@example.com> writes:
> On Thu, Nov 28, 2002 at 08:46:49AM +0100, Jérôme Marant wrote:
>> >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
>> package (among those alternatives) in the command-line. Am I wrong?
> Not sure, i don't remember exactly, but the behavior i describe
> (choosing the first one) is the one implemented by the autobuilders, and
> is why i do :
> If you want to test it, just build a package that depends on spamoracle,
> (or add a spurious spamoracle | spamoracle-byte dependency to one of
> your packages) and try either and apt-get build-dep and/or building it
> with pbuilder to see what happens.
I was not asking about autobuilders but dependencies of binary
Depends: zoggy (>= x.y.z) | zoggy-byte (>= x.y.z)
apt-get install cameleon will triger the installation of zoggy, right?
It won't ask if I want zoggy or zoggy-byte?