Subject: Re: killing gnumeric-1.2
To: Matthias Drochner <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/06/2005 20:17:36
On Tue, 6 Sep 2005, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> I'm always pissed off when someone renames package directories
> forth and back (this breaks pkg_chk and automatic updates, let alone
> local and uncommitted packages), so I'd prefer to turn math/gnumeric
> into a meta package here.

So fix pkg_chk.
Esp. having one pkg pull in another one because we can't easily rename pkg 
dirs seems wrong to me.

>> ISTR there were some complaints about one of the two not complaining
>> (yesterday, by Bernd), please make sure it's not gnumeric14. ;)
> It was gnumeric-1.4. I've just committed the fix.
> (I'm just not inclined to do the same tedious work for gnumeric-1.2.)

Cool, thanks!

  - Hubert