Re: aptitude keeps trying to replace my vim-gtk and ftpd
Micha Feigin(email@example.com) is reported to have said:
> For some reason aptitude constently (every apgrade) tried to replace my
> vim-gtk with vim-tcl and ftpd with pure-ftpd, any ideas why?
> I don't have any pinning setup.
I just ran aptitude and it got "The following packages are unused and
will be REMOVED". There are 8 packages it wants to remove, one of
which is bluefish, which I am using as I run aptitude.(?)
A lot of people swear by aptitude but this behavior has made me swear
_at_ it more and more. Run apt-get dist-upgrade and the upgrade goes
There _might_ be some good reason for the way aptitude doese things
but I can't find them. I would appreciate any explaination for this
I do use pinning.
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