Re: How do I trace aptitude dependencies?
Goswin von Brederlow <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I recommend to always do an upgrade before doing a dist-upgrade (or
> install of something pulling in 200mb). The upgrade will never install
> new or remove packages so it is save. It usualy reduces the number of
> packages to something where the search algorithm doesn't go wrong.
This is what I used to do as well, but it doesn't seem to be working that
way any more. upgrade (and safe-upgrade) was pulling in a bunch of new
packages due to devscripts's Recommends.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>