Re: Package conflicts, breaks, and problematic upgrades... with irqbalance
>>>>> On Tue, 27 Feb 2018 19:14:38 +0000, Zach Marano <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> So, irqbalance is a recommended package not a required package. But because its a recommended package by the kernel package it seems to get
> priority to be installed even though it is not installed already.
In our cloud FAI config we use this:
PACKAGES install-norec AMD64
This means install linux-image-amd64 without recommends. If some other
package also has irqbalance in its recommends, we can explicitly add a
which should deinstall or prevent it from being installed.