Re: Release notes addition for Xen support in Debian
Julien Cristau wrote:
>> Do we know *how* it's broken? It always works for me - is that
>> because I don't use GNOME?
> It removes packages instead of upgrading them. Or just never finds an
> upgrade path and bails out. Or takes 10 broken propositions before it
> finds something vaguely acceptable.
Not when I use it, it doesn't. And when I google for these symptoms
I see people complaining of similar problems with apt-get. As I
say: maybe it depends what packages you've got installed? In which
case we should fine-tune our recommendations accordingly, not just
go with whichever brand of FUD currently has the largest population
of active vectors.
>> Meanwhile, if you understand what the text is trying to to convey,
>> please submit a patch that makes it say what it means instead of
>> talking about "non-interactive" use, which is something completely
JBR with qualifications in linguistics, experience as a Debian
sysadmin, and probably no clue about this particular package