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Re: [trinity-users] upgrade Messup debian7 to debian9

From: Frank Lienhard <frank@...>
Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:39:32 +0100

On 03/17/2018 06:39 PM, Dr. Nikolaus Klepp wrote:
> Am Samstag, 17. März 2018 schrieb Frank Lienhard:
>> due to a misunderstanding with my co-admin, the following happend:
>>
>> the trinity sources where removed in the sources.list and afterwards 2
>> Dist upgrades where performed:
>>
>> wheezy(7) -> jessie(8)
>> jessie(8) -> strech(9)
>>
>> now I'm unable to get rid of the installed trinity packages:
>>
>> apt-get purge *-trinity
>> Reading package lists... Done
>> Building dependency tree
>> Reading state information... Done
>> E: Unable to locate package *-trinity
>> E: Regex compilation error - Invalid preceding regular expression
>> E: Couldn't find any package by regex '*-trinity'
>>
>> But there are installled packages:
>> dpkg -l | grep trinity
>> ii  akregator-trinity                     4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>    amd64        RSS feed aggregator for KDE
>> ii  amor-trinity                          4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>    amd64        a Trinity creature for your desktop
>> ii  ark-trinity                           4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>    amd64        graphical archiving tool for Trinity
>> ii  arts-trinity                          4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+1
>>    all          sound system from the official KDE release
>> [lots more]
>>
>> Any advie, how to procede?
> 
> # COLUMNS=1000 aptitude purge $(dpkg -l|grep trinity|awk '{print $2}')

OK, next solution from aptitude was better. Only some removes, from
which most are re-installed as new version
> 
> or
> 
> # COLUMNS=1000 aptitude purge $(dpkg -l|grep '4:3.5.13.2-0debian7'|awk '{print $2}')
> 
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