[Pkg-octave-devel] Slave update-alternatives [was: Re: Bug#383149: tried purging then reinstalling octave2.9 package]

Thomas Weber thomas.weber.mail at gmail.com
Fri Aug 18 09:41:02 UTC 2006

Am Freitag, den 18.08.2006, 11:28 +0200 schrieb Rafael Laboissiere:
> Currently, the octave-headers packages depend on the respective octave2.*
> packages.  With your suggestion, circular dependencies would be
> introduced and we are trying to get rid of them:
>     http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel/2005/06/msg02111.html

Hmm, okay. 

> What are the emcas and vi packages doing exactly?
If I read it correctly, the different flavours add themselves to a
master link at installation. I will try to come up with something, but
it might take some time.


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