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Re: [vox-tech] regaining stability in Debian
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Re: [vox-tech] regaining stability in Debian

On Tue, Oct 29, 2002 at 11:59:23PM -0800, Dmitriy wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 29, 2002 at 11:35:43PM -0800, Issac Trotts wrote:
> > 
> >   beech:/etc/apt# apt-get dist-upgrade
> >   Reading Package Lists... Done
> >   Building Dependency Tree... Done
> >   Calculating Upgrade... Done
> >   The following packages will be REMOVED:
> >     gnome-core gnome-help gnome-utils
> >   The following NEW packages will be installed:
> >     gnome-desktop-data libgnome-desktop-0 libgtop2
> >     libpanel-applet2-0 libwnck-common libwnck4
> >   78 packages upgraded, 6 newly installed, 3 to remove and 0  not upgraded.
> >   Need to get 55.2MB of archives. After unpacking 24.2MB will be freed.
> >   Do you want to continue? [Y/n] n  
> > 
> I think I am running out of ideas.  You seem to have some sort of
> unstable/stable mix which apt not seems to handle well for downgrades.
> There is stuff I can try to do, but really wouldn't like going through
> in email.  I guess you can follow Rick's suggestion (testing) for now.
> It probably wouldn't get worse :-) , and you can try downgrade again
> later, when the system is in more uniform state.
> And we can arrange for a meeting off-list.

All right, that sounds like a good plan.  Let me know when you're


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