Bug#285075: xutils: apt-get upgrade fails for today's DSA (security advisory).
# There's no way this is a security bug
tags 285075 - security
severity 285075 normal
On Friday, December 10, 2004 1:56 PM, D Goel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Package: xutils
> Version: 4.1.0-16woody4
> Severity: important
> Tags: security
> This is a pure woody system.
No it isn't:
> (xbase-clients on the system is: 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8).
> Versions of packages xutils depends on:
> ii libc6 2.3.2.ds1-13 GNU C Library: Shared
> ii libncurses5 5.4-4 Shared libraries for terminal
> ii xfree86-common 4.3.0.dfsg.1-6 X Window System (XFree86)
> ii zlib1g 1:184.108.40.206-5 compression library - runtime
*None* of the above packages are in woody - even if you're reporting from a
different system, xbase-clients 4.3.0.dfsg.1-8 does not exist in pure woody.
Installing woody packages on a sarge/sid system is not, and cannot be, a
IMHO this bug should be closed, but I'll downgrade it for now and leave that
decision to Branden or Fabbione.