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Re: apt-get upgrade problem on Jessie




On Tue, 25 Dec 2018 09:21:39 -0500
rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:

> [snip]
> 
> But now I'm at this point:
> 
> root@s31:~# apt-get upgrade
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> Calculating upgrade... Done
> The following packages have been kept back:
>   firmware-linux-nonfree
> 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded.
> root@s31:~#
> 
> I don't know that I'm worried about that, but if someone knows what I need
> to do, I'll try it.


apt-get dist-upgrade will install "held back" packages.

Also, routinely using apt-get autoclean (or clean) will clean out all
cached downloaded packages from previous upgrades.

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