Re: failed upgrade, urgent help needed
>Are you sure it needs it? Usually warnings about apt-utils are just
>that; you only need it if you want debconf preconfiguration of packages.
>What's the error message you're seeing?
well without it you DO get an error message, but the kernel install
completes and the reboot brings with it disaster.
if I'd paid more attention to the error message I'd have been OK, but as it
doesn't seem to install cleanly without aptutils i was wondering if there
was an itnellectual argument for having it as a dependency.
I'm not blaming anyone here, what happenned was my fault.
but i thought it worthy of suggesting