Bug#421304: closed by Steve Langasek <vorlon@debian.org> (Re: [php-maint] Bug#421304: php-pear 5.2.0-11 depends on php-common 5.2.0-11 wich isn't avaible on i386.)

Steve Langasek vorlon at debian.org
Sat Apr 28 22:25:17 UTC 2007

On Sat, Apr 28, 2007 at 05:22:40AM -0700, José Ildefonso Camargo Tolosa wrote:
> Hi!

> > I'm using Debian sid, as of 2007-04-27,  using the
> > http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian mirror.

> This by itself is not a bug in php-pear.  The package just needs to be built
> for the i386 architecture in unstable, which currently depends on sorting
> out some other packages.

> I know it is not a bug in php-pear *itself*, but it is realted to it,
> because one can't install it.

> Ok, so let me understand: a part of a package is "fully avaible" in one
> arch, and only partially in another........ and that's not a bug, php-pear
> is part of the same source package as php5-common, and thus if we build
> php5-common, we would be building php-pear,

No, because php-pear is an architecture: all package, and php5-common is an
architecture: any package.  So the problem here is that the latest php5 has
*not* been built for i386; and that's due to a bug in another package.

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