apt-get upgrade - packages kept back?

Eric L. Howard elh at outreachnetworks.com
Thu Mar 17 20:33:27 UTC 2005

At a certain time, now past [Mar.17.2005-03:19:20PM -0500], tony.kruse at gmail.com spake thusly:
> What does it mean when performing apt-get upgrade and part of the response is...
> "The following packages have been kept back: ..."
> What does being "kept back" mean?
> Tony

Google knows much...[0]



0. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=apt-get+upgrade+%22kept+back%22&btnG=Google+Search

Eric L. Howard           e l h @ o u t r e a c h n e t w o r k s . c o m
www.OutreachNetworks.com                                    313.297.9900
JabberID: elh at jabber.org                 Advocate of the Theocratic Rule

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list