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Bug#592721: unblock: embassy-* and emboss.

On Sat, Sep  4, 2010 at 23:53:01 +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:

> Le Sat, Sep 04, 2010 at 04:38:07PM +0200, Julien Cristau a écrit :
> > On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 19:40:22 +0900, Charles Plessy wrote:
> > 
> > > the embassy packages in Squeeze are built against EMBOSS 6.2, which is
> > > not available anymore except in the Debian snapshots. They will not
> > > work with EMBOSS 6.1 nor 6.3.1, which are both stable upstream
> > > releases available respectively in Squeeze and Sid.
> > 
> > Why is this not reflected in the package dependencies?  Are the current
> > embassy-* likely to work with the next emboss version?  Will the
> > embassy-* packages in stable work with emboss-lib in squeeze?
> Hi Julien,
> the embassy packages in Squeeze will not work with the emboss package in Sid,
> Squeeze or Testing. The emboss packages in Sid now have a symbols file and this
> problem will not happen again.
> Please either remove the embassy packages, or unblock the emboss and embassy
> packages.
I won't unblock them until I'm sure they aren't screwed up.  If you'd
rather have them removed than explain or fix issues, that can be
arranged as well...

Currently nothing prevents emboss-lib from squeeze and embassy-* from
squeeze or sid from being installed together, as far as I can tell.  If
that's not a working configuration, then emboss-lib needs to grow
Breaks.  If I missed something then please point it out.

And you stripped the question about emboss-lib itself from my previous


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