[Pkg-chromium-maint] Bug#580769: chromium-browser: depends on libavutil50 which is not available in Debian

Julian Andres Klode jak at debian.org
Sat May 8 14:31:59 UTC 2010

On Sat, May 08, 2010 at 09:59:42PM +0900, Ansgar Burchardt wrote:
> Package: chromium-browser
> Version: 5.0.375.29~r46008-2
> Severity: grave
> Justification: package uninstallable
> The latest update of chromium-browser adds a dependency on libavutil50.
> This library is not available in Debian (only libavutil49 is), making
> the package uninstallable.

Just for reference, this only happens on amd64 (the maintainer's
architecture). You can add debian-multimedia.org to sources.list
until the package is fixed.

Giuseppe: please build the package in a clean chroot consisting
only of packages from Debian unstable and (if needed) experimental;
for example, using sbuild or pbuilder. Building on a system with
packages from 3rd party sources is bad. To solve this bug ASAP,
I suggest to request a binNMU for amd64 (this avoids a source

Julian Andres Klode  - Debian Developer, Ubuntu Member

See http://wiki.debian.org/JulianAndresKlode and http://jak-linux.org/.
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