[arch-dev-public] qt>=4 release schedule

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Thu Nov 29 13:13:48 EST 2007

On Nov 29, 2007 5:00 AM, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2007/11/29, Pierre Schmitz <pierre at archlinux.de>:
> > Am Donnerstag, 29. November 2007 02:35:06 schrieb Aaron Griffin:
> > > Yeah, Xavier got to me first - this is a requiredby issue, which is
> > > totally removed in 3.1, yay.
> >
> > Do you know when pacman 3.1 might be ready for a release? If we just ignore
> > this issue and move this stuff to extra, will the broken dependencies
> > corrected when the new pacman will be installed?
> There won't be issues like "local db says that 'foo' depends on 'bar'
> but that's not true"
> because pacman 3.1 doesn't read/write such information in a local db.
> "Required by" entries in -Qi (and all other operations) are calculated
> at run time in pacman 3.1.

Yeah Roman explained it well enough. RequiredBy issues will just go
away when pacman3.1 is released.

Judging from here: http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/8109
There's not a huge amount of work left, and a lot of those are already
done.  Still, Dan would be better at predicting a release date...

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