octave-forge in debian
> On 5 February 2010 12:31, lc <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I want to install the package octave-specfun in debian unstable,
> This isn't a question particular to Octave, but it's about Debian
> packaging. Please direct questions to Debian mailing lists or support
> At any rate, I'm CC email@example.com, and please let's
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> > but it says
> > octave-specfun:
> > Depends: libhdf5-serial-1.8.3 but it is not going to be installed or
> > libhdf5-1.8.3
> > because the newly upgraded octave3.2.4-1 depends and installed
> > libhdf5-1.8.4
> I don't see how this could be happening. The current octave in sid
> also depends on libhdf5-1.8.3
> Where are you getting a 3.2.4-1 Octave package?
Octave 3.2.4-1 is in unstable since 31/1. Having that version installed
makes it impossible to install any octave-forge packages. Alternately,
having octave-forge packages installed makes upgrade to 3.2.4
impossible. Has anybody filed bug reports yet?
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