[arch-dev-public] [signoff] tzdata 2007j-1
Jan de Groot
jan at jgc.homeip.net
Wed Dec 12 03:07:16 EST 2007
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> bounces at archlinux.org] Namens Aaron Griffin
> Verzonden: woensdag 12 december 2007 5:27
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> Onderwerp: Re: [arch-dev-public] [signoff] tzdata 2007j-1
> On Dec 10, 2007 3:00 AM, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com>
> > 2007/12/9, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com>:
> > > On Dec 9, 2007 8:29 AM, Andreas Radke <a.radke at arcor.de> wrote:
> > > > updated tzdata pkg is in testing for both archs.
> > > >
> > > > please signoff
> > > >
> > > > -Andy
> > >
> > > No problems here on i686.
> > >
> > One problem is still left. Please remove depends=('glibc') to avoid
> > dep cycle glibc->tzdata->glibc.
> I don't think that's possible due to 'tzselete', 'zic', and 'zdump'
What about the fact that every system has glibc, and that nobody chooses to
install tzdata, but gets it installed because glibc wants it?
The only issue I can think of here is that you need glibc to build tzdata,
but hey, doesn't glibc itself need a host to be built on also?
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