Transition Mysql 5.0 to 5.1 in main

Mathias Gug mathiaz at
Wed Aug 5 14:54:24 BST 2009


On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 12:14 PM, Steve
Langasek<steve.langasek at> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 01:03:04PM -0400, Mathias Gug wrote:
>> As far as the library transition is concerned the following packages in
>> main need to have their build-dependency on libmysqlclient15-dev updated
>> to libmysqlclient-dev:
> The latest version of mysql-dfsg-5.1 in Debian unstable has been corrected
> to provide libmysqlclient15-dev as a dummy package depending on
> libmysqlclient-dev.  Will Ubuntu follow suit, or will mysql-dfsg-5.0 be kept
> around in karmic for other reasons?

The current plan is to follow suit. Mysql-dfsg-5.0 will be demoted to
universe for karmic with the packages in main transitioned to use

Mathias Gug
Ubuntu Developer

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