Bug#257278: dpkg turning amnesic ? (doesn't correctly reports available packages ...)
Sory for the long time I took to answer. Real Life (TM) has a way to
Scott James Remnant wrote:
On Fri, 2004-07-02 at 15:06 +0200, Emmanuel Charpentier wrote:
dpkg -l no longer does report correctly available packages.
What happens if you run "dselect update" as root?
It seems I have the same problem. I even saw this on a brand-new system
But I won't swear it before catching apt/dselect at being patently wrong.
Thanks for your help !