Upgrade in held (Debian)

The Issue It's seems to be a common issue. You want to upgrade but apt shows that a certain number of packages will be held and not upgraded. In extremes cases, apt will hold all the packages and refuse to upgrade altogether. Cleaning the cache and/or purging unused repos won't make it. You have to … Continue reading Upgrade in held (Debian)


Debian and beyond

  It's not new that I have Debian installed on a netbook that a friend of mine borrowed me.  You can read here  and  here,  if you want to know more. So I installed it with XFCE, Mate and Cinnamon as desktops.  I used Mate but didn't like it and quickly abandoned.  I used Cinnamon … Continue reading Debian and beyond