|author||Jason Woodward||2004-08-22 17:29:41 +0000|
|committer||Jason Woodward||2004-08-22 17:29:41 +0000|
added not about dependency versioning
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1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
@@ -167,7 +167,8 @@ Frequenty Asked Questions:
missing libraries before consulting the dependency file). This is not a
reliable/fool proof method. It is also extremeley slow. Dependencies can not
always be defined strictly by library dependencies. Applications, rather than
- libraries may be required, such as the case with man and groff.
+ libraries may be required, such as the case with man and groff. Also, there is
+ no ability to specify specific versions of a dependency.
I believe that package dependency support can be implemented in a Slackware
compatible way. If we look to the existing infrastructure Pat has created