Creating a patch
Michael S. Fischer
Wed, 1 Aug 2001 22:55:40 -0700
On Wed, Aug 01, 2001 at 10:16:06PM -0700, Daniel Schepler wrote:
> "Michael S. Fischer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > The Build-Depends: line looks like:
> > Build-Depends: debhelper, bind-dev (>= 8.2.4-2)
> > (This is the bogus entry which should cause a failure.)
> Hmm... looks like the current version is "bind-dev (>= 1:8.2.4-1)".
Sure enough, you are right -- however, neither dpkg -l nor dselect shows
the epoch in the package listings, although it is stored in
Adding the epoch did fix the problem. Thanks.
I'll file a bug report about the issue of the tools...
Michael S. Fischer / michael at dynamine.net / +1 650-533-4684
Lead Hacketeer, Dynamine Consulting, Silicon Valley, CA