Debian Weekly News - April 26th, 2000Apr 27, 2000, 04:51 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joey Hess)
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2000 20:26:49 -0700
Debian Weekly News
Debian Weekly News - April 26th, 2000
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Some impressive graphs have been made of the relations (dependencies, conflicts, etc) between various packages. These graphs can give some idea of the complexities apt has to deal with. The graph of all the packages in the base system is especially interesting.
Perl folks will be happy to know that experimental perl 5.6 debs are available for woody. Hopefully fully integrating this new version won't be as complex as the last perl upgrade since a lot of groundwork was laid last time to support future upgrades.
New packages in Debian this week include a long list of 2.2.15pre19 kernel-image packages, the following and many more: