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Old 05-25-2005, 01:17 PM   #1
gfem
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apt-get pulls wrong packages


I upgraded to 2.6.11 from 2.6.10 now when I try to get ivtv packages
from apt-get it pulls packages for 2.6.10-1.770_14.rhfc3.at and wants
to reinstall that kernel.

Can someone point me in the right direction to fix it.

thanks.
 
Old 05-26-2005, 03:21 PM   #2
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Did you update using apt?

Hi,

Did you update your kernel using apt from the same repository where you are updating ivtv?

I had that problem before with another package. I had set-up incompatible repositories and while I knew that I had the latest version of the package installed from one of the repositories, it kept insisting on installing an older version from a different one.

What I did was to configure the other repository to ignore that particular package.

If you updated your kernel with up2date or with yum or from a different apt repository, that may be your problem. Try disabling the repository where it is trying to update ivtv and enable a repository that has the latest version.

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