Solved: The following packages have been kept back


How to solve the notification message that your Ubuntu system cannot upgrade some packages?

Regardless of the packages, it is annoying when you cannot upgrade your system.

The following packages have been kept back
listing your packages
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded.

solved: the following packages have been kept back

Solution
But we can force APT to upgrade the packages we need by running a simple command:

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade


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