[Pkg-e-devel] Updated Debian packages for Enlightenment

Johannes Schauer josch at debian.org
Mon Nov 16 07:28:48 UTC 2015


Quoting Ross Vandegrift (2015-11-15 22:22:30)
> On 11/12/2015 01:45 PM, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> > [idea about using versioned provides]
> >> Do you know of a better way to deal with this?
> > [...]
> > 
> > If there is a core efl library on which every other efl library
> > depends (directly or indirectly) we could use a Breaks on this package
> > instead of the virtual one.
> I've worked through this.  Provides is not allowed to include a version,

Provides *is* allowed to include a version since dpkg 1.17.11. See bug #7330
(this is not a typo but actually a 4-digit bug number)


cheers, josch

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