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Re: [alpine-devel] [3.1.0] Critical Issues with: [PATCH] main/ppp: upgrade to 2.4.7, split to modules

From: Der Tiger <>
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:33:30 +0100

Hi Natanael,

> I have solved it by adding yet another subpackage called ppp-daemon and
> moved all files in the current 'ppp' package to ppp-daemon, including
> the pon/poff scripts. Then I added all the subpackages except -dev and
> -doc as depends for the now empty 'ppp' package.
> So with alpine 3.1.1, if you have 'ppp' in world, you will now get all
> the subpackages pulled in when you upgrade. This should also pull in
> the subpackages to the iso.
> I think that should solve it all.
Thank you very much for your quick solution!

I've implemented those changes myself during the weekend, though didn't
get to refine my patch enough in order to commit it. Obviously, you've
beat me to it ;-) , but I suppose your patch is a better solution, anyway.

Thanks again,


Received on Mon Dec 15 2014 - 17:33:30 UTC