Upgrade problem

I have an odd upgrade problem which I detailed on debian-user and I’ve yet to receive a reply.

Maybe this blog will help. :)

Solution: Remove /etc/apt/preferences ! DOH


bible$ cat /etc/apt/preferences

Explanation: Pinned by apt-listbugs at Thu Sep 01 22:46:12 BST 2005
Explanation: #231082: spamassassin: spamc hangs since most recent perl package updates for stable
Explanation: #283320: perl FTBFS on mipsel/lasat, but not on mipsel/cobalt
Package: perl
Pin: version 5.8.4–8
Pin-Priority: 1000

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