apt-get: fix deps after a dist-upgrade with ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Mon Aug 29 23:36:54 UTC 2011

On 08/29/2011 04:17 PM, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
> On 08/29/2011 06:01 PM, NoOp wrote:
>> On 08/29/2011 02:21 PM, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
>>> On 08/29/2011 04:06 PM, NoOp wrote:
>>>> Sorry, I was testing Oneiric at the time I responded. gnome-panel has
>>>> been moved to universe in 11.10:
>>>> http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=gnome-panel
>>> As for it not being reinstalled automatically, that sounds to me like it
>>> could be a dependency issue, since gnome-session has it as a dependency
>>> and so does Ubuntu desktop, I haven't played with 11.04 much so I would
>>> have to get on my netbook to see if that is the case for 11.04 because I
>>> refuse to use anything but LTS on my personal desktop. With the push to
>>> Unity depends could have clearly changed drastically to minimise clutter
>>> in post-install package management.
>>> What does "apt-cache rdepends gnome-panel" tell you on 11.04?
>> As I mentioned "Sorry, I was testing Oneiric at the time I responded".
>> So I mistakenly stated that gnome-panel was not installed by default in
>> Natty. It is not installed by default in Oneiric.
> "how is it possible that gnome-panel isn't installed? when i installed
> natty gnome-panel was installed." -- The OP
> Your oops stupid moment does not solve his problem, and repeating your
> statement does nothing more then try to take the mick of me... that
> statement drew off yours onto his problem. I could care less if you
> can't figure out what version of Ubuntu you are on... so you can stand
> there upset thinking I was taking mick (when I wasn't at all) or you can
> realise that I was attempting to help him figure out why gnome-panel was
> not installed for him automatically because that is a problem that I am
> interested in, I would like to know if it was a fluke, a problem with
> ppa-purge or if there really is a dependency problem that needs to be
> addressed.

Having a bad comprehension day are you? I reckon you might want to
re-read all of the above. Then take a walk and clear your muddled head.

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