Broken dependencies in EPEL - 2008-02-27

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Wed Feb 27 23:17:15 UTC 2008

Thanks Mike for getting this running!

Some comments below:

On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 4:08 PM, Fedora Extras repoclosure
<buildsys at> wrote:

>     jkeating AT
>         koji-builder - 1.2.3-1.el5.noarch

This requires a createrepo that is only available via fasttrack.

How do we wish to handle this? These aren't generally available to a
user unless they have added this to their list of channels (either in
CentOS or RHN).

>     lkundrak AT
>         thunderbird-lightning - 0.7-8.el5.i386

>  ======================================================================
>  Broken packages in fedora-epel-5-i386:
>     amavisd-new-2.4.5-1.el5.noarch  requires  perl(Archive::Zip)
>     evolution-bogofilter-0.2.0-5.el5.1.i386  requires
>     mail-notification-evolution-plugin-4.0-2.el5.i386  requires
>     mlvirsh-  requires
>     ocaml-libvirt-  requires
>     ooo2txt-0.0.6-3.el5.noarch  requires  perl(Archive::Zip)
>     virt-top-  requires

This looks like they need more channels added to check against what is
closed or not. I think that this is in the yet another virtualization

>     thunderbird-lightning-0.7-8.el5.i386  requires  thunderbird

I wonder if it needs something more explicite than just thunderbird.

Stephen J Smoogen. -- CSIRT/Linux System Administrator
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