Re: Updating Woody-Prerelease to Woody
--- Johann Hartwig Hauschild <firstname.lastname@example.org>
wrote: > Hi.
> I've got the following Problem:
> When Woody was Prereleased, I installed it, and
> added the
> Woody-Discs to the sources.list as soon as they were
> (and delivered). Now I quite frequently experience
> problems when
> compiling software - building a debian package is
> impossible. I was able to pinpoint the source of the
> problem to
> differences between the prerelease and Woody 3.0.
> Now I tried to
> run apt-get update, but that does not recognize the
> prerelease as
> a different release - meaning that I am unable do
> replace all the
> prerelease-Stuff with the real packages.
> Dist-upgrade does not
> work either. Is there a way to do this using apt, or
> am I stuck
> with having to start from scratch?
> Johann Hartwig 'Hardy' Hauschild, Karlsruhe, Germany
> Info-Student, Freizeit-Handwerker und Debian-Nutzer
You still have the Woody pre-release cd's in your
sources.list? Remove them.
Just point the sources.list to a current Woody ftp
site and away you go with apt-get
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