[R-sig-Debian] stable backport apt problem (solved)

Dirk Eddelbuettel edd at debian.org
Fri May 5 02:44:47 CEST 2006

On 4 May 2006 at 13:55, Christian T. Steigies wrote:
| Hi Robert,
| On Wed, May 03, 2006 at 02:13:17PM -0700, Robert King wrote:
| > Hi Christian,
| > 
| > This went mostly OK, but failed with a problem with 
| > /usr/lib/R/library/grid/R/grid (see extract from output below).
| > This was fixed with an apt-get -f install.
| Yes, I had that, too. I assume this is because some files where moved from
| the core package to recommended. But apt-get -f fixed it for me without
| further intervention, so I thought I could leave it like this or do you see
| a major problem here? I'd probably have to add r-base-core to the replaces
| list to get rid of that message, but I am not sure if that is a good idea,
| since you still need to install the r-base-core package. If you have a
| better solution, I'll be happy to include it.

r-base-core is the `core' R package, we'd need that anyway.


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