Re: Help with broken Aptitude
Bryan Jackson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I have a Debian Sarge box that was working fine until Sarge went stable.
> Aptitude has started acting very strange, in fact apt in general
> seems broken. The symptoms are as follows.
> 1. I have had no upgrades when when I run "aptitude update, aptitude
> upgrade" since sarge went stable.
> 2. When trying to install a package from the command line using
> aptitude install <package> I get a "No installation cantidate" error.
Do you have pinning configured in /etc/apt/preferences? I was experiencing
the exact same problem but just tried deleting this file and everything now
Mark Sawle www.intellegit.com
Developers of Gemini: multi-platform mail, news and calendar software