[mythtv-users] Re: apt-get for 0.16 failing

David myth at dgreaves.com
Sat Sep 11 04:20:50 EDT 2004

James Tyson wrote:

>>> [root at mythbox]# apt-get -V dist-upgrade
>>> Reading Package Lists... Done
>>> Building Dependency Tree... Done
>>> Calculating Upgrade... Done
>>> The following packages have been kept back
>>>   mythtv-suite (0.15.1-40.at => 0.16-42.at)
>>> 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 removed and 1 not upgraded.
>>> Have I got a broken sources.list or cache or something else?
>> The new packages are available in the "testing" section. I recommend
>> to wait until they get into "stable", otherwise your testing is very
>> welcome, of course (but things can break when demoting "stable" to
>> "testing", you have been warned).
> Hang on, where are these debs coming from?  0.16 isn't on the 
> dijkstra.csh.rit.edu site.
Did you notice who you replied to?

They are in the 'possibly broken, use at your own risk and by all means 
report but don't complain if they break' section (otherwise known as 
testing) at...


PS non-Debian distro's use apt and .deb too (although it is confusing 

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