Below are two tables showing the two problem classes that prevent cross compilation on the dependency level. This example tries to satisfy the crossbuild dependencies of all source packages on amd64 as the build architecture for a dummy architecture generated from amd64 (called armhf here) as the host architecture in current Debian sid.

A machine parsable version can be retrieved in dose yaml format

Bugs are associated with packages on this page if they carry the usertag "cross-satisfiability" of the user "".

You can get an overview of all bugs tagged like that in the Debian bts

Hover over a package name with your cursor for architecture and version information. Hovering over the arrows in the depchain columns will show the dependency that led from one package in the chain to the next.


Top 10 summary

The following is a summary of the full "missing" and "conflict" tables below. It only shows the first and last columns of the full tables and only displays the top 10 rows.


# of packages per missingUnsatisfied dependency


The packages in the third column cannot satisfy their (possibly transitive) dependencies because of the unsatisfied dependency in the last column. This is mostly because the binary package providing the dependency in the last column is Multi-Arch:no. Some of these packages need to be Multi-Arch:foreign instead. In some other cases, Build-Depends can be annotated with :native. The depchains column shows the dependency chain(s) from the packages in the third column to the unsatisfied dependency in the last column. The "(*)" placeholder in the depchains column represents any package in the third column. Hovering over the arrows in the depchains column with your cursor will show the dependency that led from one package in the chain to the next.

The output is first grouped by the shared unsatisfied dependency (last column) and then by shared dependency chain (fourth column). The groups are sorted by the number of packages missing the dependency in the last column. Within each group, the output is sorted by the number of packages sharing the same dependency chain.

# of packages per missing# of packages per depchainpackages with missing (possibly transitive) dependenciesDepchainsUnsatisfied dependency
100 100src:aisleriot src:amide src:anjuta src:anjuta-extras src:atril src:balsa (RFH: #642906) src:baobab src:bijiben src:brasero src:caja-actions src:cheese src:cinnamon-desktop src:colorhug-client src:deja-dup src:easytag src:empathy src:engrampa src:entangle src:eog src:eom src:evince src:evolution src:file-roller src:five-or-more src:font-manager src:four-in-a-row src:frogr src:gdm3 src:gedit src:gedit-plugins src:ghex src:giggle (O: #851836) src:glabels src:glade src:gnome-2048 src:gnome-applets src:gnome-boxes src:gnome-chess src:gnome-desktop3 src:gnome-documents src:gnome-klotski src:gnome-logs src:gnome-mahjongg src:gnome-mines src:gnome-multi-writer src:gnome-music src:gnome-nettool src:gnome-nibbles src:gnome-panel src:gnome-photos src:gnome-robots src:gnome-search-tool src:gnome-sudoku src:gnome-system-log src:gnome-system-monitor src:gnome-taquin src:gnome-terminal src:gnome-tetravex src:gnome-todo src:gnome-user-share src:gnome-video-arcade src:gnote src:grilo-plugins src:gthumb src:gtranslator src:gucharmap src:hitori src:iagno src:jhbuild src:libgda5 src:lightsoff src:marco src:mate-applets src:mate-calc src:mate-control-center src:mate-netbook src:mate-panel src:mate-power-manager src:mate-sensors-applet src:mate-system-monitor src:mate-terminal src:mate-user-share src:mate-utils src:metacity src:nautilus-wipe src:pluma src:quadrapassel src:rhythmbox src:seahorse src:sensors-applet src:simple-scan src:sound-juicer src:swell-foop src:tali src:telegnome src:terminatorx (RFA: #853284) src:totem src:vinagre src:xapp src:zenity(*) yelp-tools:armhf

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