Re: Strange warning during jessie to stretch upgrade
- Date: Sun, 3 Dec 2017 18:32:37 +0000
- From: Brian <ad44@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Strange warning during jessie to stretch upgrade
On Sun 03 Dec 2017 at 11:03:22 +0000, Tony van der Hoff wrote:
> W: APT had planned for dpkg to do more than it reported back (0 vs 4)
> Affected packages: pypy:armhf
> Google reveals some bug reports (850327 for Debian), but no resolution.
> Can anyone tell me what it means, and can it be safely ignored?
Julian Andres Klode (LP #1647638 for UBubtu) appears to have an idea:
> That's just a minor cosmetic issue IMO. It does not affect
> the functionality at all. There's just a mismatch between
> what apt thought dpkg would do and what dpkg actually did,
> because dpkg took some shortcuts.
It's a warning.