Re: apt-get dist-upgrade and fr.powerpc.mirror.debian.net
On 2006-03-16 20:10:01 +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On Thu, 2006-03-16 at 01:10 +0100, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> > After the switch to *.powerpc.mirror.debian.net, "apt-get dist-upgrade"
> > wants to reinstall many packages:
> > [...]
> > 315 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
> > Inst adduser [3.80] (3.80 fr.powerpc.mirror.debian.net)
> > Inst base-config [2.76] (2.76 fr.powerpc.mirror.debian.net)
> > Inst manpages [2.17-1] (2.17-1 fr.powerpc.mirror.debian.net)
> > [...]
> Maybe your previous mirror wasn't updated and you were completely
> outdated ?
Why outdated? Look at the version numbers. They are exactly the *same*.
> What distro are you using ? If on sid/testing was there regular
> upgrades before switching ?
I'm tracking testing, with some unstable packages. And I was using
ftp.debian.org previously (I was using mirrors before ftp.debian.org,
but they were often down), with at least 1 upgrade per week.
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