[pkg-php-pear] Bug#793947: php-mail-mimedecode: Broken dependencies: dist-upgrade will pull in apache2 Webserver
debian at merz-ka.de
Wed Jul 29 08:50:39 UTC 2015
When starting to dist-upgrade my machine, APT would pull in a fully fledged apache Webserver.
This is caused by a dependency to the php5 meta package which
Depends: libapache2-mod-php5 | libapache2-mod-php5filter | php5-cgi | php5-fpm
Neither of them should be required IMHO. Wouldn't a dependency on php5-common be correct?
This is done e.g. in php-pear...
This package is a metapackage that, when installed, guarantees that you
have at least one of the four server-side versions of the PHP5 interpreter
installed. Removing this package won't remove PHP5 from your system, however
it may remove other packages that depend on this one.
In these circumstances, the package won't be usable in a CLI-only PHP environment,
thus severity: important
Thanks for fixing this (maybe in the next stable point-release as well?)
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 7.8
APT prefers stable-updates
APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 3.12-0.bpo.1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Versions of packages php-mail-mimedecode depends on:
ii php-pear 5.4.41-0+deb7u1
php-mail-mimedecode recommends no packages.
php-mail-mimedecode suggests no packages.
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