automatix and dapper

K. Mandla k.mandla at gmail.com
Sat Mar 18 16:40:27 UTC 2006


Try BUMPS!

http://www.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=138889

Cheers!

On 3/17/06, C Hamel <yogich at sc2000.net> wrote:
>
> On Thursday 16 March 2006 23:42, Peter Garrett wrote:
> > On Thu, 16 Mar 2006 17:49:42 -0600
> >
> > C Hamel <yogich at sc2000.net> wrote:
> > > On Thursday 16 March 2006 16:56, Dennis Kaarsemaker wrote:
> > > > On do, 2006-03-16 at 22:58 +0100, Paolo Ciarrocchi wrote:
> > > > > Hi all,
> > > > > subject says all, is it possible to run automatix on Dapper?
> > > >
> > > > You shouldn't use it at all...
> > >
> > > Hm.  Thought it worked okay, and didn't cause future probs if one
> > > deselected certain sources b-4 upgrading or updating.  You have a
> better
> > > idea, I guess. Care to share it?  Thanks! :-)
> >
> > A better idea along the same lines is:
> >
> > http://easyubuntu.freecontrib.org/
> >
> > The contributors to Easy Ubuntu have been more careful with it
> > ( "automatix" has already broken quite a few systems, as evidenced by
> > questions on
> > #ubuntu IRC - best avoided )
> >
> > --
> > Peter Garrett
>
> Thanks, for that.  I do know that one of my installs got b0rked after
> using
> Automatix ...but it turned out to be the fact that I did not readjust my
> sources.list prior to an upgrade.  Since having done that, I have done two
> upgrades.  One caused no probs and I have yet to reboot to see if the 2nd
> caused any roaches.
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