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Re: Problem installing packages with apt-get, aptitude and dselect

On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 11:21:04PM -0800, Andrew Sackville-West wrote:
> well, you answered your own question, but here's what I do.
> mostly I ignore anyhting marked as <done>. Anything marked as
> <pending> (or other things, are there others?) I review carefully to

IIRC, there was a post on debian-devel where anything marked as <done>
does not necessarily mean it was resolved/fixed. Something to do with
version tracking in apt-listbugs, although I've never been bitten by
ignoring anything marked as <done>.

" ... the official version cannot be abandoned because the implication of
rejecting it is far too disturbing: that we are subject to a government
conspiracy of `X-Files' proportions and insidiousness."
Letter to the LA Times Magazine, September 18, 2005.

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