[pacman-dev] -Rs with dependency cycle

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sun Jun 29 07:11:04 EDT 2014

On 29/06/14 21:03, Nagy Gabor wrote:
> Hi!
> I'm using "Pacman v4.1.2 - libalpm v8.0.2".
> I have a clean 64 bit system. Installed skype (with -S) and then I
> removed it with -Rs. I noticed that 13 lib32 packages were not removed
> with -Rs. (64 packages were installed with -S, and 51 were removed with
> -Rs) This is not the expected behaviour.
> It seems that this is caused by the dependency cycle (detected by
> pacman -S):
> "lib32-harfbuzz will be installed before its lib32-freetype2 dependency"
> I think this is a bug.

Can you file a bug report with the --debug output for the install/remove


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