Re: errors during recent dist-upgrades
On Mon, 8 Nov 1999, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> Recent "apt-get dist-upgrade" runs here have had quite a few configuration
> errors due to packages being configured before their dependencies
> have been configured. This looks like a plain apt-get or dpkg bug
> -- can anyone confirm?
Packages being configured before their dependents is definately a dpkg
bug, it is responsible for ordering that [though APT does it too]
Are you sure you are seeing out of order configuration? That would be
really bad.. Maybe capture some script output.