[debian-mysql] virtual-mysql-server-core vs mysql-server-core

Otto Kekäläinen otto at seravo.fi
Mon Feb 22 16:05:50 UTC 2016

2016-02-22 14:39 GMT+02:00 Lars Tangvald <lars.tangvald at oracle.com>:
> Based on https://wiki.debian.org/Teams/MySQL/virtual-mysql-server it seems what we want is the latter option, but I have no idea how well this package will work with MariaDB.
> Do you have any ideas on this?

The above is the policy we've agreed on. I'll file a bug on Akonadi
that they should depend on ' | virtual-mysql-server-core'. You should
not need to do anything special, just make sure you provide the
virtual-* in all relevant packages.

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