Bug#208547: apt: doesn't notice the package is alreaady the newest version
On Sun, Sep 07, 2003 at 08:20:05PM +0200, Guido Guenther wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 05, 2003 at 05:47:03PM -0400, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > This seems to happen when the package records are out of sync
> > somehow. You might try comparing the records listed in "apt-cache
> > show" and seeing how they differ.
> Unfortunately there was a galeon upload, I can't reproduce the problem
> anymore - I'll report back if I find another package that shows this
You could probably reproduce it by using an appropriately dated
sources.list line from snapshot.debian.net. There are instructions on
its front page.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]