RE: Upgrading Lenny to Squeeze
And what if i can't install aptitude without installing all the packages marked to install?
Paulo Diovani Gonçalves
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Matt Zagrabelny [mailto:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, September 24, 2010 10:35 AM
> To: Paulo Diovani
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Upgrading Lenny to Squeeze
> On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 8:23 AM, Paulo Diovani <email@example.com>
> > Hi, people. Yesterday I started to upgrade my Debian installation (on
> > Acer Aspire) to Squeeze, but things gone really bad.
> > I did na aptitude full-upgrade and after download finished (about
> 2GB) dpkg
> > accused a loto f missed dependencies and warns me of the risk of
> > udev without upgrading the kernel first. I was not planning to
> upgrade my
> > kernel, but as it’s need i’ll do that, but now, for every install
> > apt tries to install all the packages it should upgrade (what does
> > work).
> > Some packages was already unninstalled (includding aptitude), but
> seens that
> > no one was installed yet.
> > I don’t remember how to make apt forget what packages it should
> > Can someone tell me how to make apt forgets the upgrade list for now,
> > to allow me to install a new kernel and aptitude again, for later
> apt-get install aptitude
> under aptitude mark a single package with a capital I, and it will be
> the only package (along with its dependencies) that is installed.
> -matt zagrabelny