Fixing broken packages in a Debian testing distribution

view full story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm playing around with Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) in a VirtualBox instance to try it out and see if it'd be good for a main operating system for me. I'm pretty competent with most system administration and I'd like to have something like LMDE which is based on Debian testing so I can have a much more living/up to date operating system than Ubuntu/Linux Mint which is what I've historically run in the past. Something about reinstalling my operating system every 6 months to keep up to date seems wrong to me. After installing a virtual LMDE and apt-get update and apt-get dist-upgrade, I g (HowTos)