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Re: apt-get trying to remove manually installed packages

On Jo, 24 mar 11, 12:52:03, James Robertson wrote:
> I am running Sid.
> while doing a dist-upgrade apt-get wants to remove a number of packages that
> are manually installed.
> One example is rxvt-unicode which I manually installed.  I have run "apt-get
> unmarkauto rxvt-unicode" to ensure it's set to manual but it keeps wanting
> to remove it during dist-upgrade.
> How can I prevent apt from removing my manually installed packages?

Please post the full output of 'apt-get dist-upgrade' here, otherwise we 
can only guess.

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