Re: Will nvidia-graphics-drivers ever transition to testing?
On Sat May 10 2008 10:44:48 Philipp Kern wrote:
> On Sat, May 10, 2008 at 10:32:35AM -0700, Mike Bird wrote:
> > nvidia-graphics-drivers was removed from testing ten months ago.
> > New versions cannot transition to testing because of dependencies
> > on modules which are only built by module-assistant. These m-a
> > built modules are apparently unknown to Britney.
> nvidia-graphics-drivers (- to 169.12-1)
> Maintainer: Debian NVIDIA Maintainers
> Section: non-free/x11
> 34 days old (needed 10 days)
> Ignoring high urgency setting for NEW package
> nvidia-glx/i386 unsatisfiable Depends: nvidia-kernel-169.12
> nvidia-glx/amd64 unsatisfiable Depends: nvidia-kernel-169.12
> nvidia-glx-ia32/amd64 unsatisfiable Depends: nvidia-kernel-169.12
> nvidia-kernel-source (i386, amd64) has new bugs!
> Updating nvidia-kernel-source introduces new bugs: #476504, #462139,
> #474734, #460441 nvidia-glx (i386, amd64) has new bugs!
> Updating nvidia-glx introduces new bugs: #441975, #443870, #438409
> Not considered
> It depends on non-existing packages. That's most likely a policy
How should a package depend on a package built by module-assistant?