Re: How do I trace aptitude dependencies?
"Bryan Donlan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Currently I have a situation where attempting to upgrade imagemagick
> from version 7:126.96.36.199.dfsg1-1+lenny1 to version 7:188.8.131.52.dfsg1-2+b1
> pulls in over 200mb of dependencies, including mozilla-browser,
> iceape-browser, and half of gnome.
Both devscripts and djvulibre have some really unfortunate Recommends
right now. I've been doing selected dist-upgrades with aptitude -R (make
sure that you use the unstable aptitude or -R doesn't work).
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>