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Debian Quality Assurance

Bugs filed for uninstallable packages

The edos-debcheck daily runs report many packages that are uninstallable due to unsatisfiable relationships with other packages. Many of these problems are transient (due to delays in autobuilders, for instance), or currently unavoidable (in particular package having Architecture=all but that depend on architecture-specific packages that are not available on all architectures). For this reason, bug reports against not-installable packages should be filed only after careful investigation.

Currently I file bugs with severity=grave (since it makes the package unusable for most users) in the following cases:

This has been announced and discussed in this thread. Detected bugs are marked there with user treinen@debian.org and usertag edos-uninstallable.
Made by Ralf Treinen. Last modfied on Wed, 04 Apr 2012 15:58:06 +0200.
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