Re: mystery package

Frank McCormick wrote:

root@frank-desktop:/home/frank# apt-get install xserver-xorg-video-intel
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Package xserver-xorg-video-intel is not available, but is referred to by
another package.
This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
is only available from another source
E: Package xserver-xorg-video-intel has no installation candidate

Ah, here are the message. Please disregard my recent post to your
original message. Aptitude is telling you what the problem is (missing,
obsoleted or available from another source). Did you check ubuntu's
website about this package? For hardy, look here:

Weird huh ? It just started doing this.

What does the following give?
$> aptitude why-not xserver-xorg-video-intel

And the following.
$> apt-cache policy xserver-xorg-video-intel


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