distributions: UBUNTU vs DEBIAN
daniel.carrera at zmsl.com
Thu Apr 20 19:27:15 UTC 2006
Antony Gelberg wrote:
> What does the line look like if you search for the package in
> interactive aptitude?
I'm probably doing something wrong. I can't find it (a search only turns
> NB You don't need sudo for aptitude search.
I know. It's a bit of an impulse (I'm used to apt-get).
> I believe the upgrade release notes specify that this
> package should be installed before upgrading.
Not that I can see. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/BreezyReleaseNotes doesn't
seem to mention that package.
>> I'm interested to know why my Ubuntu things that 'ubuntu-desktop' is
>> both installed and un-installed.
> What does dpkg -l ubuntu-desktop report?
$ sudo dpkg -l ubuntu-desktop
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err:
||/ Name Version Description
pn ubuntu-desktop <none> (no description available)
Not sure what "pn" means.
/\/_/ A life? Sounds great!
\/_/ Do you know where I could download one?
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