Re: How come dist-upgrade needed in lenny?
On 2011-04-02, Tapio Lehtonen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Lenny can not install bind9 update in the usual upgrade way, because
> this upgrade needs two package removals and two new packages to be
> installed. I think this should be mentioned in the security note of this
> bind9 upgrade or otherwise inform users so they do not waste time
> figuring out what is happening and how to get the upgrade installed.
I've seen such warnings in the past, on the rare occasions when security
updates required a full-upgrade or dist-upgrade.