[Aptitude-devel] Bug#814240: systemd triggers break upgrades within unstable

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo manuel.montezelo at gmail.com
Tue Feb 23 20:43:50 GMT 2016

2016-02-23 13:44 To Zack Weinberg:
>Hi Zack,
>2016-02-15 14:29 Zack Weinberg:
>>Control: found -1 aptitude/0.7.5-3
>>On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 8:41 AM, Michael Biebl <biebl at debian.org> wrote:
>>>Zack, I guess the aptitude maintainers will want to know which aptitude
>>>version you are using.
>>I know I've seen this with the version currently in unstable, which is
>>0.7.5-3. It seems likely to affect older versions as well, though.
>>Complete output of /usr/share/bug/aptitude is appended.
>Thanks for the report.  Do you have the logs around for those
>installations attempts, of aptitude (the relevant section in
>/var/log/aptitude*), apt (same for /var/log/apt/*) and dpkg
>It reminds me a bit of this one:
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=809655
>Since aptitude doesn't do the low level operations, e.g. tell dpkg to
>unpack, but instead these actions are achieved by instructing apt what
>to do with packages in a more abstract way (upgrade, install, remove), I
>am bit puzzled.

Also, please attach the result of:

  apt-config dump

Manuel A. Fernandez Montecelo <manuel.montezelo at gmail.com>

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