[PlanetCCRMA] apt oddity at planetedge

Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Thu Aug 19 21:26:01 2004

On Thu, 2004-08-19 at 10:34, Andrew Burgess wrote:
>   root@athlon:apt # apt-get install kernel# kernel-module-alsa-
>   Reading Package Lists... Done
>   Building Dependency Tree... Done
>   Package kernel-module-alsa- is a virtual package provided by:
>     kernel-module-alsa- 1.0.6-0.rc2.cvs.1.rhfc2.ccrma
>     kernel-module-alsa- 1.0.6-0.rc2.cvs.1.rhfc2.ccrma
>   You should explicitly select one to install.
> The two choices offered look to me to be exactly the same. Is this just an apt 'feature'
> or is there a database screwed up somewhere. I did do an update first...

Could you check your /etc/apt/apt.conf against the one I recommend? Most
probably you have an extra entry for "kernel-module" in the
AllowDuplicates line. 

-- Fernando