Subject: Re: MozillaFirebird-bin and suse_libc5 (NetBSD)
To: David Brownlee <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/26/2003 20:53:02
On Wed, Nov 26, 2003 at 09:19:07AM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:

> 	MozillaFirebird-bin has a CONFLICTS with suse_libc5, but not
> 	vice-versa. I've not noticed this before as I've always installed
> 	MozillaFirebird-bin before openoffice-linux (which requires
> 	suse_libc5).
> 	Does anyone know why MozillaFirebird-bin conflicts with
> 	suse_libc5 - it seems to work OK for me.

cvs log on www/phoenix-bin/Makefile.NetBSD.i386 refers to PR
pkg/21675, which indicates that adding a CONFLICT on suse_libc5 is not
the right thing to do, but it seems it was done, anyway. I don't know
what the right fix is.

(there is no mention of this in the PR, btw).