Re: Potato to Woody dist-upgrade problems
On Mon, Jan 21, 2002 at 09:47:49AM -0500, Dale Scheetz wrote:
> > apt-get install apt dpkg
> > apt-get dist-upgrade
> > Might yield better results.
> Thanks for this useful pointer,
I've sometimes wondered whether the Release file should contain something
Recommends: apt (>= x.x.x), dpkg (>= x.x.x)
Which would encourage apt to install and upgrade those packages first before
upgrading the rest of the distribution. Ofcourse there is a question if how
to start using the new apt that's just been installed.
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