Potato->woody upgrade fails
sam at couter.dropbear.id.au
Fri Nov 8 12:31:24 EST 2002
James McNeill <james at heague.com.au> wrote:
> Sounds like a dependency issue. I've had a very similar problem, with a
> different package.
If it was an upgrade from a major version to the next major version,
report a bug.
> >but I expected more from Debian.
So does Debian. :)
> Debian is cool. dselect isn't. Try using apt-get, apt-config, dpkg
> manually. Then again, it's probably easier to do a fresh install of woody.
dselect is the recommended front-end to APT. apt-get is a back-end tool
to use the APT library on a low level. It doesn't support all of the
features that dselect does (Recommends and Suggests, for example).
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