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Re: Does "apt-get dist-upgrade" upgrade the kernel?

On Du, 08 mai 11, 09:55:10, Camaleón wrote:
> > 
> > You need either the package linux-image-<flavour> or
> > linux-image-2.6-<flavour> and a new kernel will be installed as soon as
> > the Kernel Team updates the dependencies of these packages.
> Do I need "either" or do I need "both"? :-)

I did say "either", unless you expect to run any non-2.6 Linux kernel 
soon ;)
> Curious is that, as I said before, it was installed it:
> dpkg test@debian:~$ dpkg -l | grep linux-image
> ii  linux-image-2.6.32-5-686      2.6.32-31                         Linux 2.6.32 for modern PCs
> But the updated kernel was not showing to me as "available" until I manually 
> pulled the meta-package ;-(

I don't understand what you mean here, could you please rephrase a bit?

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