Subject: Re: CONFLICTS matching
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Geert Hendrickx <ghen@NetBSD.org>
Date: 08/01/2006 12:19:13
On Tue, Aug 01, 2006 at 11:42:12AM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Jul 2006, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> >Or have the btree package database have that info.
> Both/all conflicting packages should know with what/whom they are
> conflicting, then this dance is not needed. Of course it requires manual
This is not always possible. E.g., the "ethereal" package has recently
been renamed to "wireshark". wireshark currently has CONFLICT set to
ethereal-[0-9]*, but not the other way around.