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new perl dependencies

When I run dselect last night, there was a bunch of important packages
that had been upgraded.  One of them was perl-5.005-doc.

I accepted all the suggestions, but when I was ready to exit selection
mode and start downloading, I was thrown into a conflict/dependency
screen with just perl-5.005 and perl-5.005-doc.  And no matter what I
did, dselect threw me into that screen again and again.  I had to
force my way out with an `x'.

Everything seems to run for the moment, but I am shaken.  Is this some
kind of circular dependency among the packages involved?  Can it be

Ian Zimmerman
Lightbinders, Inc.
2325 3rd Street #324, San Francisco, California 94107

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