Subject: Re: Shared object not found - but all dependencies are ok ?!
To: Pavel Cahyna <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/13/2005 11:36:26
On Thu, 13 Jan 2005, Pavel Cahyna wrote:

> What exatcly are "open-ended dependencies"?

Dependencies that only say the minimum version needed, but don't list the
maximum. Using your example: your snx101view requires the open-ended
imlib>=1.9.14nb5. This matches 1.9.14nb7 which provided, but you needed

> > Not the same, but pkgviews will help here -- you can have the files with
> > same filenames installed multiple times.
> Hmmm, but they will all be in their respective depot direcories, no? How
> to make selected files (those which don't have conflicting filenames, such
> as shared libraries) from such packages appear in the "default view"?

Yes, they will be in the depot directories. I believe you can only have
one package in the default view. Anyways this won't help this problem.

 Jeremy C. Reed

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