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Re: dosemu-freedos on woody / using glibc from woody+sid?

On Sat, 2003-06-28 at 13:50, Felix Natter wrote:
> hi,
> the dosemu packages in woody says that there is no freedos-package and
> that I should get the freedos binary package from www.dosemu.org
> (and that I should read README.Debian for instructions on how to 
> install it)
> However, these instructions don't work with dosemu-freedos-b8p-bin.tgz
> (I get something like "no os found").
> So I tried the dosemu-freedos package from testing mixed with the
> dosemu-package from stable. This doesn't work ("bad or missing command
> interpreter" (command.com)).
> Now it looks like I have to use the dosemu and dosemu-freedos packages
> from testing or sid (it works at a friend's who runs sid).
> How can I do this if dosemu depends on glibc-2.3.1-1?:
> dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of dosemu:
>  dosemu depends on libc6 (>= 2.3.1-1); however:
>   Version of libc6 on system is 2.2.5-6.

You could grab the dosemu and dosemu-freedos deb-src packages
and build them yourself.  It's pretty painless.

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