Quoth Sven Joachim <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> Hi Sebastian,
> Have you run "apt-get update" recently?
> If yes, you should use a different mirror. FWIW, I already have
> libncurses5 5.6+20071013-1, installed on October 17 (I run unstable).
>> I suspect that if I allow dist-upgrade to remove emacs22-nox I won't be
>> able to simply install it again, which would be a disaster!
> It won't be that fatal, since you could reinstall it at a later point,
> but that is certainly not what you want.
>> Should I file a bug report, or just wait until a version of libncurses5
>> is available that staisfies emacs22-nox.
> First make sure to run "apt-get update". If that does not cure the
> problem, file a bug against the "mirrors" pseudopackage that your
> mirror is horribly outdated.
This I will do. Thanks for the information Sven.