Re: kdebase upgrade 3.1.3, apt sources not including ftp.kde.org, how to interpret the results of apt-get errors?
On 11.Sep 2003 - 21:36:52, Warren Postma wrote:
> When I try a "apt-get -t untable dist-upgrade", I notice kdebase is
> being held back.
Not here. Sid System.
> So I tried to do an upgrade of kdebase "apt-get -t unstable install
> kdebase". It says it can't because of a dependency on sysguard. So I
> try to install sysguard, and it says it has a dependency on sysguardd,
> and sysguardd has a dependency on libsensors which is not installable,
> no such package.
I still have the package, as I installed it together with kdebase
3.1.2. Looks like the package-dependecys are again broken and I think
Chris will solve this with the next package release, but it could last
a bit, as he wants to recompile KDE against the qt3.2 that is in sid
now and brings up many problems.
> I appear to have the same problem as the other fellow
> who is trying to install kdebase 3.1.3. Since I already have 3.1.2
> installed I don't see as I have to upgrade, but I am nonetheless eager
> to learnwhat is *really* going on here...
This should be explained at bugs.debian.org, under the ksysguardd
> Does this essentially mean that the Debian unstable branch does not have
> a complete working set of packages? Have I apprehended the situation,
> or has the situation eluded me? If you could advise, I'd be grateful.
Yes thats right, but beside ksysguard you can install every other
kdebase package. And if you want I can mail you libsensors-1debian1
package. But because of this unstable is called unstable, this is
supposed to happen from time to time. So you have to wait for a new
It was all so different before everything changed.