[PlanetCCRMA] Other Apt problems

William M. Quarles walrus@bellsouth.net
Wed Nov 24 15:41:05 2004

William M. Quarles wrote:
> Fernando Lopez-Lezcano wrote:
>> On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 01:01, William M. Quarles wrote:
>>> I keep getting this when using apt-get upgrade:
>>> The following packages have been kept back
>>>   fftw3 lilypond specimen swh-plugins
>>> Why is that?
>> As noted later in the thread you should try with dist-upgrade. If you
>> want to know what the conflicts are that are holding back the packages
>> you can apt-get install them separately to see what is the conflict in
>> each case. From that information we can try to fix things (if
>> dist-upgrade does not solve the issue - dist-upgrade installs any
>> additional packages needed, a plain upgrade does not)...
> Thanks guys, I'll try that next time.  For now, I'm completely updated, 
> so I won't mess with it.

Well, I decided to see if it would make a difference with fftw3, and I get:

[root@resistance root]# apt-get dist-upgrade
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
Calculating Upgrade... Done
The following packages have been kept back
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 removed and 1 not upgraded.