Re: php4 package broken
On Die, 2003-03-18 at 20:01, Rory Campbell-Lange wrote:
> On 18/03/03, Michel D?nzer (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> > On Die, 2003-03-18 at 15:45, Rory Campbell-Lange wrote:
> > > On 17/03/03, Internetsnedkeren (email@example.com) wrote:
> > > > > You could also simply try apt-get -t unstable install php4 .
> > > > I did just that and it worked fine. (After I had to extend the
> > > > cache size for the apt-get).
> > >
> > > Sorry, I'm coming in late on this. I'm suffering from a broken testing
> > > broken php4, but "apt-get -t unstable install php4" just gives me a list
> > > of broken dependencies.
> > >
> > > roz:/home/rory# apt-get -t stable install php4
> > -t doesn't downgrade, you'll probably have to use a pin with priority
> > higher than 1000 to go back to stable.
BTW, you could also try apt-get -t stable install php4/stable
> > If you post the output with -t unstable, we might be able to help. The
> > general idea is to add the packages it complains about to the apt-get
> > line, see what the real problems are and solve them.
> Thanks for the advice, Michael. I'm concerned that if I add the
> dependancy files then I'll be caught in a dependancy spiral.
The packages would only be taken from sid the one time you use -t
unstable and wouldn't be automatically upgraded from sid afterwards.
> Anyhow, here is output for apt-get -t unstable install -php4:
Same as with -t stable? Weird.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast