Jaunty updates not ready

Karl F. Larsen klarsen1 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 13 14:55:18 UTC 2009


Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
> "Karl F. Larsen" <klarsen1 at gmail.com>  said:
>   
>>> @ Karl, you still need to do <sudo aptitude update> /first/ before
>>> anything will work.  Otherwise you are trying to upgrade to already
>>> existing packages.
>>>
>>> Cybe R. Wizard
>>>     
>>>       
>>     Sorry I was not clear to you Cybe, I did EXACTLY what I was asked
>> to do. I did do first:
>>
>> sudo aptitude update
>>
>> exactly one time
>> and second I did:
>>
>> sudo aptitude safe-upgrade
>>
>> These are the two runs in my message. They both LOOK the same but
>> were obtained as shown again.
>>
>>
>> Karl
>>     
>
> Karl, that's plainly what you did /not/ do.  If you read back over
> your previous post that will become clear. (just read your own commands
> which were:
> <sudo aptitude upgrade>, <sudo aptitude upgrade>  and 
> <sudo aptitude safe-upgrade> )
>
>  You are obviously confusing the terms, "update," and,
> "upgrade.' It is right there in your copied/pasted text.  Twice for,
> "upgrade," once for, "safe-upgrade," but not one time for, "update."
>
> This is also supported by your own response to Mark wherein you said,
>   
>> Yes my bad. I see from my recorded first effort I did first update 
>> and second safe-update. I just did it your way and it did the
>> "update" 
>> and that looks good, and now the "safe-update" is still working with 
>> lots of updates being got from the mirror's."
>>     
>
> BTW, the 'update' suggestion was mine, not Mark's.  Check the headers.
>
> At any rate, I'm glad that <sudo aptitude update> finally up/dated/
> your package information and you can get on with your sudo aptitude
> safe-upgrade> to upgrade your installation.
>
> Cybe R. Wizard
>   
          RTFM!  :-)

Karl


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