Re: apt-get dist-upgrade removes random packages.
Achim Bode wrote:
I dist-upgrade from etch to unstable. I change my sources.list,
performed a apt-get upgrade and be informed that some package will be
gallery2 concerns me in particular since it not obsolete in testing. Is
something wrong with my database or do I misunderstand something?
See my earlier query and the answer from Daniel Burrows: try running
aptitude -s dist-upgrade
and that will tell you much more about the reasons that removal is
But how to avoid it is another question ;-)