Bug#208906: marked as done (dependency resolution dialog could be more specific)
Your message dated Mon, 8 Jun 2009 19:19:59 +0100
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and subject line gnome-apt has been removed from Debian, closing #208906
has caused the Debian Bug report #208906,
regarding dependency resolution dialog could be more specific
to be marked as done.
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Fire up 'gnome-apt'. Under 'outdated' I see a new version
of 'file' and click on it. Pop goes the window:
1 Unsatisfied Dependencies (title)
2 Package | Version needed | Version to be installed (header)
3 libmagic1 = 4.03-3 4.03-2 (text list)
5 * needed by file
7 Installing the selected package would introduce unsatisfied dependencies.
8 Should I try adding and/or removing packages to resolve the problems?
10 [Ignore] [No] [Yes]
Consider line #2. The third header caption says "Version to be
installed". That caption is directly above "4.03-2". But the
'outdated' list shows 'libmagic1' v4.03-2 is the "Inst. Vers." and
v4.03-3 is the "Avail. Vers." So the third caption is incorrect.
Suggest changing caption headers (or whatever those things are called)
to better match the 'gnome-apt' package list, so line #2 would look more
like one of these:
2 Package | Avaiable Version (needed) | Installed Version
2 Package | Avail. Vers. (needed) | Inst. Vers.
Or swap 'em around, so the order is consistant with that of the
2 Package | Inst. Vers. | Avail. Vers. (needed)
Hope this helps...
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Kernel: Linux Arf 2.4.21-1-k6 #2 Mon Jun 16 22:19:43 EST 2003 i586
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=C (ignored: LC_ALL set to C)
Versions of packages gnome-apt depends on:
ii apt [libapt-pkg-libc6 0.5.10 Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii apt-utils [libapt-ins 0.5.10 APT utility programs
ii bonobo-activation 1:2.2.4-1 Bonobo Activation Framework
ii gksu 0.9.16 Gtk+ Frontend to su
ii libart-2.0-2 2.3.15-1 Library of functions for 2D graphi
ii libatk1.0-0 1.2.4-1 The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii libaudiofile0 0.2.3-4 The Audiofile Library
ii libbonobo-activation4 1:2.2.4-1 Bonobo Activation Framework -- run
ii libbonobo2-0 2.2.3-1 Bonobo CORBA interfaces library
ii libbonoboui2-0 2.2.4-1 The Bonobo UI library
ii libc6 2.3.2-5 GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii libesd0 0.2.29-1 Enlightened Sound Daemon - Shared
ii libgcc1 1:3.3.2-0pre2 GCC support library
ii libgconf2-4 2.2.1-3 GNOME configuration database syste
ii libgcrypt1 1.1.12-3 LGPL Crypto library - runtime libr
ii libglib2.0-0 2.2.3-1 The GLib library of C routines
ii libgnome2-0 2.2.3-2 The GNOME 2 library - runtime file
ii libgnomecanvas2-0 2.2.1-3 A powerful object-oriented display
ii libgnomeui-0 2.2.2-2 The GNOME 2 libraries (User Interf
ii libgnomevfs2-0 2.2.5-3 The GNOME virtual file-system libr
ii libgnomevfs2-common 2.2.5-3 The GNOME virtual file-system libr
ii libgnutls7 0.8.9-2 GNU TLS library - runtime library
ii libgtk2.0-0 2.2.2-3 The GTK+ graphical user interface
ii libjpeg62 6b-8 The Independent JPEG Group's JPEG
ii liblinc1 2:1.0.3-3 library to simplify creating netwo
ii liborbit2 1:2.6.3-2 Libraries for ORBit2 - a CORBA ORB
ii libpango1.0-0 1.2.3-1 Layout and rendering of internatio
ii libpopt0 1.7-2 lib for parsing cmdline parameters
ii libstdc++5 1:3.3.2-0pre2 The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii libtasn1-0 0.1.2-1 Manage ASN.1 structures (runtime)
ii libxml2 2.5.10-1 GNOME XML library
ii libzvt2.0-0 2.0.1cvs20021009-4 The GNOME 2 zvt (zterm) widget - r
ii xlibs 4.2.1-11 X Window System client libraries
ii zlib1g 1:1.1.4-14 compression library - runtime
-- no debconf information
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The gnome-apt package has been removed from Debian so we are closing
the bugs that were still opened against it.
For more information about this package's removal, read
http://bugs.debian.org/414526 . That bug might give the reasons why
this package was removed, and suggestions of possible replacements.
Don't hesitate to reply to this mail if you have any question.
Thank you for your contribution to Debian.
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