Re: Problem installing packages with apt-get, aptitude and dselect
Andrew Sackville-West wrote:
This is a good enough explanation for me. It clears things up quite a
bit. :-) Thanks.
mostly I ignore anyhting marked as <done>. Anything marked as
<pending> (or other things, are there others?) I review carefully to
see if it applies on my system. Often, the bugs are for different
architectures or are things that aren't critical to me and I can
safely ignore them. In fact this apt bug is the first one (in about 6
months of using apt-listbugs) that gave me pause and caused me to hold
so to answer your question again: no, just be cause a bug is listed
doesn't mean you shouldn't install it. youmust research it a bit.
I am curious what others do.