Bug#284618: [Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#284618: nagios-text and nagios-plugins have a circular dpkg-configure dependency
Jeremy T. Bouse
Tue, 7 Dec 2004 23:51:56 -0800
On Tue, Dec 07, 2004 at 02:28:57PM -0800, tony mancill wrote:
> FWIW, I don't see any point in having any of the nagios server packages
> depend on the plugins. They aren't required to have a functioning nagios
I've had a similar thought myself as there is a legit reason to
have the plugins installed on a client that you don't want to have the
server portion installed on.
> On Tue, December 7, 2004 6:39 am, Ian Abel said:
> > Installing nagios-text and nagios-plugins fails as
> > nagios-text cannot be configured becuase it depends on
> > nagios-plugins and nagios-plugins cannot be configured because
> > it requires /etc/init.d/nagios provided by nagios-text.
> > The system exhibiting this bug is running woody with nagios-plugins &
> > nagios-text backported from backports.org.
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