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Re: stretch apt-get -u dist-upgrade does not result in sid




Gene Heskett composed on 2017-02-18 06:09 (UTC-0500):

Felix Miata wrote:

Gene Heskett composed on 2017-02-18 00:25 (UTC-0500):

> Felix Miata wrote:

>> I changed sources.list to point only to sid, then apt-get clean,
>> then apt-get update, apt-get -u dist-upgrade. /etc/debian_version
>> and /etc/issue still say I have 9.0. Can held back non-essential
>> packages stonewall a dist-upgrade? mc and mc-lang 4.8.17 have been
>> held back by me manually because 4.8.18 is broken. Is this why I
>> don't seem to have sid?

> File the bug. Its pretty likely.

File which bug? mc-4.8.19 is fixed.

But is it in a repo you can access?

Probably not. It hasn't been released yet.
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