Re: Does "apt-get dist-upgrade" upgrade the kernel?
On Sun, 08 May 2011 19:49:06 +0300, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> On Du, 08 mai 11, 09:55:10, Camaleón wrote:
>> 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?
Sure. I mean I already had the "linux-image-2.6.32-5-686" package
installed but "apt-get dist-upgrade" did not offer the latest version
available ("linux-image-2.6.38-2-686") so I had to manually install it.