Re: PPC boot-floppy building
>You aren't really making yourself clear.
>What is the error you got?
>What is the diff between the standard apt.preferences and
>the one you are using.
In the interests of clarity ....
The error was as follows:
Package console-data has no available version, but exists in the database. This
typically means that the package was mentioned in a dependency and never
uploaded, has been obsoleted or is not available with the contents of
I believe this was caused because console-data was in unstable, but not testing
and I had unstable pinned so that I can only explicitly download from unstable
(e.g., apt-get -d install console-data/unstable).
Pin: release a=testing,o=Debian
Pin: release a=unstable,o=Debian
The preferences file I'm using for boot-floppies as provided by my patch is
The patch you applied fixes this problem