[paludis-dev] [Paludis] #1161: inexplicable self-blocking depend atoms in installed-repository

Paludis trac at pioto.org
Fri May 13 13:48:30 UTC 2011


#1161: inexplicable self-blocking depend atoms in installed-repository
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    Reporter:  christian.     |      Owner:
        Type:  ebuild-defect  |     Status:  closed
    Priority:  Sometime       |  Milestone:
   Component:  clients/cave   |    Version:  0.60.4
  Resolution:  upstream       |   Keywords:
  Blocked By:                 |   Blocking:
Distribution:  Gentoo         |
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Changes (by ciaranm):

 * status:  new => closed
 * type:  defect => ebuild-defect
 * resolution:   => upstream


Comment:

 The cause is package moves. Some moved ebuilds incorrectly block their own
 old name. Thus, when a package move occurs, that block is rewritten on the
 installed package to block the new name instead.

 The correct fix is to file a bug for any package that does this, pointing
 out http://www.mail-archive.com/gentoo-dev@lists.gentoo.org/msg42102.html
 .

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