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From: Duncan <1i5t5.duncan@...>
Subject: Re: Thoughts about broken package handling
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2011 03:31:07 +0000 (UTC)
Fabian Groffen posted on Sun, 26 Jun 2011 16:42:51 +0200 as excerpted:

> Yup, but when the library is already gone, you sometimes cannot run the
> necessary tools any more.  Funny one is bash, for instance.

That's one of the tool-chain exceptions I specifically made.

But fortunately, the really basic toolchain stuff tends to be just that, 
really basic, and doesn't have /that/ many breaking dependencies, so the 
list of exceptions remains relatively small.  (Relatively!)

-- 
Duncan - List replies preferred.   No HTML msgs.
"Every nonfree program has a lord, a master --
and if you use the program, he is your master."  Richard Stallman



References:
Thoughts about broken package handling
-- Stuart Longland
Re: Thoughts about broken package handling
-- Benedikt Böhm
Re: Thoughts about broken package handling
-- Stuart Longland
Re: Thoughts about broken package handling
-- Duncan
Re: Re: Thoughts about broken package handling
-- Fabian Groffen
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