Yes, I'm having similar trouble, which I can reproduce easily:
Originally Posted by davidHarris
1) unpack the compressed filesystem from KNOPPIX_3.2_2003-04-18
2) chroot; mount /proc; tweak resolv.conf; make a minimal (but sufficient?) sources.list:
3) apt-get update; apt-get dist-upgrade, which gives me the following dire warning:
Is my sources.list _too_ minimal? What else should be there? Where does mount-aes come from?
The following packages will be REMOVED:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
foomatic-db-engine foomatic-db-hpijs foomatic-filters initscripts libacl1 libdb2-dev libdb2-util libkrb53 libpam0g-dev
The following packages have been kept back
gaim gnomemeeting tetex-extra
WARNING: The following essential packages will be removed
This should NOT be done unless you know exactly what you are doing!
110 packages upgraded, 11 newly installed, 2 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
Need to get 52.1MB of archives. After unpacking 141kB will be used.
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