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Re: pinning + apt-get vs aptitude

On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 06:00:32PM -0500, Hugo Vanwoerkom <hvw59601@care2.com> was heard to say:
> Daniel Burrows wrote:
> >  It looks to me like something else required grub-pc, and that in
> >turn forced grub-legacy to be removed.  You could try pinning grub-pc
> >at a very low priority to see whether that helps, although without
> >knowing what's causing grub-pc to get pulled in, it's hard to say
> >whether that will really do the trick.
> >
> Didn't help. I don't know what is causing grub-pc to get pulled in.

  Does adding "--show-deps -o Debug::pkgDepCache::AutoInstall=true"
to the command-line give you any more information about what's
requiring it?

  Based on what I have on my system, the obvious candidates are "grub",
"grub2", "grub-rescue-pc", and "startupmanager".


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