[Freewx-maint] Bug#790222: [boinc_dev] Bug#790222: wxwidgets3.0: depends on libwebkitgtk-1.0-0 which is deprecated

Olly Betts olly at survex.com
Mon Aug 28 04:58:52 UTC 2017

On Sun, Aug 20, 2017 at 08:54:25PM +0300, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> wxwidgets3.0 is a key package, so won't get autoremoved from testing.
> And since a removal from testing would imply a removal of all
> reverse dependencies, wxwidgets3.0 is not at risk of being
> removed from testing anytime soon.

I know, but letting this continue to stall removal of the ancient
webkitgtk seems to be abusing this situation.  I've also previously said
I'm OK to drop the dependency once other blockers are resolved.

Besides, we need to settle on a way forwards soon, or else the feasible
options will start to dwindle.


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