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Re: Apt get dselect-upgrade

On Sat, 20 Feb 1999, Andrew Martin Adrian Cater wrote:

> I've done something. Not sure what. If I run apt-get update followed by
> apt-get dist-upgrade all's fine.  If I run apt-get update followed by
> apt-get  dselect-upgrade, dselect wants to remove 197M of software and
> packages.
> How do I regenerate the packages list for dselect so that it will accept
> a dselect upgrade ??

dselect-upgrade is not designed to run by hand.

dselect-upgrade should only be run (automatically, invisibly from the
user) by dselect, when apt is the access method.


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