Re: apt upgrade to testing breaks?
Andrei Popescu wrote:
On Fri,11.Jul.08, 18:26:32, Peet Grobler wrote:
sparky:~# cat /etc/apt/sources.list
# TENET mirror
deb http://debian.mirror.ac.za/debian/ etch main contrib non-free
deb http://debian.mirror.ac.za/debian/ testing main contrib non-free
# Official debian repository
deb ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/ etch main contrib non-free
deb ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/ testing main contrib non-free
Why do you use two mirrors (especially ftp.debian.org, which used to be
I'm not sure if the mirror (mirror.ac.za) is up to date at all times,
seemed like a good idea. I've not hit it on any upgrades though, so
should be safe to remove.
# Official security updates
deb http://security.debian.org/ etch/updates main contrib non-free
# WineHQ - Debian etch repository
deb http://wine.budgetdedicated.com/apt etch main
deb http://getswiftfox.com/builds/debian unstable non-free
As already said, it's safer to remove third-party repos.
I need wine :) I've done the upgrade though, without it - I'll add the
testing repo later and try and get it back.
sparky:~# apt-get dist-upgrade
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
dbus-1-utils fglrx-kernel-2.6.25-1.7 fglrx-kernel-2.6.25-1.8 gimp
Where did you get those two packages? Are you using a 2.6.25 kernel?
Yes, 2.6.25 kernel. Needed some features not in the older kernel on
stable. Those two packages are the proprietary ATI drivers.