What causes packages not to be updated?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Sun Sep 16 14:08:57 UTC 2007

Why would apt-get not update a package that I explicitly ask it to?
How can I check what is wrong?

ubuntu at ubuntu-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get update
Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com feisty-security Release.gpg [191B]
... snip ...
Fetched 3B in 2s (1B/s)
Reading package lists... Done
ubuntu at ubuntu-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get upgrade digikam
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages have been kept back:
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
ubuntu at ubuntu-desktop:~$

Thanks in advance.

Dotan Cohen



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