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From: "Diego Elio Pettenò" <flameeyes@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-analyzer/wireshark: wireshark-1.6.2.ebuild ChangeLog wireshark-1.4.9.ebuild wireshark-1.4.7.ebuild wireshark-1.6.0_rc1.ebuild wireshark-1.4.4.ebuild wireshark-1.4.6-r1.ebuild
Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2011 09:24:01
Message-Id: 1315905798.4408.7.camel@raven.home.flameeyes.eu
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] Re: [gentoo-commits] gentoo-x86 commit in net-analyzer/wireshark: wireshark-1.6.2.ebuild ChangeLog wireshark-1.4.9.ebuild wireshark-1.4.7.ebuild wireshark-1.6.0_rc1.ebuild wireshark-1.4.4.ebuild wireshark-1.4.6-r1.ebuild by Markos Chandras
Il giorno mar, 13/09/2011 alle 11.42 +0300, Markos Chandras ha scritto:
> > Why is wireshark blocking itself on DEPEND? is this a known bug that > prevents normal update from old to new version? It is a bit odd to > have to remove the existing installation in order to update to a new > one
AFAICT it might be related to the fact that wireshark tends to link to its own installed libraries when being rebuilt. Yes that means that its build system is tfu. -- Diego Elio Pettenò — Flameeyes http://blog.flameeyes.eu/

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