[pacman-dev] Misleading info when epoch is used

Xavier chantry.xavier at gmail.com
Thu Dec 9 12:47:03 EST 2010

Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> I don't know if this was already discussed or even implemented, but is
> the epoch value taken into account when resolving dependencies? I am
> asking because I couldn't update from openssl 1.0.0 to 1.0.0a using the
> force switch as this broke all deps like >1.0.0.

yeah thats why we want to move away from 'force' to the epoch concept.

(But there are different ways to implement epoch :))

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