|abrotman||the bot has some really weird things in it|
|muhoo_||The following packages have been kept back: (long list of packages)|
how can i force it to upgrade those packages?
one of 'em is libstdc++6
!tell muhoo_ about held back
|action||dpkg smites cafuego with ... some stuff. Y'know.|
|dpkg||smites cafuego with ... some stuff. Y'know.|
|muhoo_||hmm, it doesn't tell me why they were held back. it just lists Inst Inst Conf Conf stuff.... means nothing to me|
|muhoo_||how can i *force* them to upgrade|
this is the aftermath of an etch -> sid migration that obviously didn't go well :-)
|S4nD3r||May 18 20:13:20 localhost kernel: /usr/src/modules/spca5xx/drivers/usb/spca5xx.c: [spca5xx_getcapability:1765] maxw 640 maxh 480 minw 176 minh 144|
|action||muhoo_ grabs stick, waves it threateningly in front of the computer|
|muhoo_||grabs stick, waves it threateningly in front of the computer|
"upgrade!!! upgrade i say... or else..."
|S4nD3r||May 18 20:13:20 localhost kernel: /home/user/linux-modules-extra-2.6-2.6.18/debian/build/build_i386_none_k7_gspca/gspca_core.c: gspca driver 2.6.18 registered|
|muhoo_||runnign apt-get dist-upgrade again|
it is downloading the offending packages.
|action||muhoo_ pats apt-get|
|foo||abrotman: Hm, you didn't happen to be at SCALE 5x by any chance, right>|
|nslater||When will Java be in main?|
|abrotman||foo: that'd be a conference right ?|
nslater: when it's GPLed
|nslater||abrotman, what a silly thing to say.|
|abrotman||nslater: uhm .. no it's not|
|foo||abrotman: Yup, dondelelcar was at it.|
|abrotman||foo: eh .. i'm not allowed out of my cage|
|nslater||abrotman, Java was made free just recently - and it doesn't need to be GPL to be DFSG compatible.|
|foo||abrotman: ^o^ :D|
|abrotman||nslater: it's not fully GPLed yet .. and not fully Free or DFSG free|
|nslater||abrotman, how can you be not "full" GPLed?|
abrotman, can you ellaborate?
|abrotman||nslater: ask Sun? :)|
|nslater||You cannot be 50% GPL.|
It's all or nothing.