apt not upgrading package
kassube at gmx.net
Sun Jun 5 05:32:43 UTC 2016
Colin Law wrote:
> I have added a ppa for mosquitto, when I run
> sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
> it says:
> 0 to upgrade, 0 to newly install, 0 to remove and 0 not to upgrade.
> but apt-cache policy for mosquitto shows:
> $ apt-cache policy mosquitto
> Installed: 1.4.8-1build1
> Candidate: 1.4.9-0mosquitto1
> Version table:
> 1.4.9-0mosquitto1 500
> xenial/main amd64 Packages
> *** 1.4.8-1build1 500
> 500 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial/universe amd64
> Packages 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
> Which says there is a candidate for update. I cannot see why apt-get
> does not offer the upgrade. If mosquitto were held then I think
> apt-get would show it as held back. Any suggestions as to what is
> going on?
Could it be that one of the dependencies for the new version is missing?
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