Re: can't upgrade apache -- apt-get problem? - SOLVED
thank you very much.
your analysis of my system was correct. your advice regarding woody v.
potato was the answer to my problem. I just changed potato to woody,
and three minutes later ...
thanks also to everybody else who contributed to solve this problem.
On Wed, 2002-06-26 at 01:53, Colin Watson wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 26, 2002 at 12:16:52AM +0200, Jakob Fix wrote:
> > deb http://security.debian.org stable/updates main contrib non-free
> > deb http://security.debian.org/ potato/updates main contrib non-free
> > deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main contrib non-free
> Those are all duplicates. Remove all but the first.
> > deb http://security.debian.org/debian-non-US stable/non-US main contrib
> > non-free
> That's invalid. Use http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US rather than
> > deb ftp://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ stable main
> > deb ftp://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ stable main non-free contrib
> The second of those includes the first, as with several other similar
> examples elsewhere in your sources.list.
> > deb http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ stable main
> > deb http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ testing main
> You've confused yourself there, I think; you have two different
> distributions (stable and testing, a.k.a. potato and woody), and are
> wondering why stable/updates (or potato/updates) doesn't give you a
> higher version. Well, that's because your apache package, along with
> most of the other packages on your system no doubt, comes from testing,
> and you can't expect stable/updates to provide security updates for
> Since to all intents and purposes you're actually running testing, you
> should replace "stable/updates" with "testing/updates" and remove the
> lines for stable. Downgrading again to stable is possible but probably
> not practical.
> If you want to stop at woody when it's released rather than carrying on
> with the development track, use "woody" everywhere rather than
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