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From: 320095285153-0001@... (Achim Gottinger)
Subject: Re: Autoinstalling dependencies using RC3
Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2001 21:45:21 +0100
drobbins@g.o wrote:

> On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 09:58:29AM -0600, Brian Snipes wrote:
> >
> > Are there any pkgmerge options or apps that will install dependencies if
> > needed when installing apps from the RC3 CD?
> >
> > Also - when I try to install Gnome, it asks for mc.  When I try to
> > install mc it asks for virtual/x11-web-browser. What do I need?
>
> You need to install something like netscape which will provide
> virtual/x11-web-browser.  We're a bit behind in this area (we only have
> Netscape 4.75, not 6... and Mozilla M18 I think).

And we have amaya but I don't know if mc scans for amaya. I downloaded
metscape 6 once but it was
an selfextraciting and autoinstalling binary. Is netscape-6 avaliable as a
tar-ball now? If not I think
we should use mozilla 0.6.

> If you want, just
> edit the ebuild to remove teh virtual/x11-web-browser dependency
> and try again.
>
> > And - when I try to install kde-base it asks for qt-2.2.2 which isn't on
> > the cd.
>
> I just fixed that so that it's dependent on >=qt-2.2.2, which will allow
> you to use a newer version.

Daniel, is there another way to define the dependencie
>=qt-2.2 <qt-2.3 ?

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