Bug#485073: virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686: Description is unhelpful - Debian

This is a discussion on Bug#485073: virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686: Description is unhelpful - Debian ; Package: virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686 Severity: minor The descriptions of the packages *-guest-modules-* does not explain what the difference is between the *-guest-modules-* and the merely *-modules-* packages, which would be important for deciding which to install. -- System Information: Debian Release: lenny/sid ...

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  1. Bug#485073: virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686: Description is unhelpful

    Package: virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686
    Severity: minor

    The descriptions of the packages *-guest-modules-* does not explain what
    the difference is between the *-guest-modules-* and the merely
    *-modules-* packages, which would be important for deciding which to
    install.

    -- System Information:
    Debian Release: lenny/sid
    APT prefers testing
    APT policy: (500, 'testing')
    Architecture: i386 (i686)

    Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
    Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=en_US (charmap=ISO-8859-1)
    Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

    Versions of packages virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686 depends on:
    ii linux-image-2.6.24-1-686 [lin 2.6.24-7 Linux 2.6.24 image on PPro/Celeron

    virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686 recommends no packages.



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  2. Bug#485073: marked as done (virtualbox-ose-guest-modules-2.6.24-1-686: Description is unhelpful)


    Your message dated Sat, 14 Jun 2008 18:04:55 +0000
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