Re: Help with upgrades
Hop this helps
I took this from the MAN page of DPKG. To see it for yourself run
in a terminal.
It gives a lot of information!
Reconfigure an unpacked package. If -a or --pending is given
instead of package, all unpacked but unconfigured packages are
Configuring consists of the following steps:
1. Unpack the configuration files, and at the same time back up
the old configuration files, so that they can be restored if
something goes wrong.
2. Run postinst script, if provided by the package.
Infamy! Infamy! They've all got it in for me!