This is what i get with slapt-get:
macondo:$ sudo slapt-get --upgrade
Reading Package Lists...Done
Excluding vlc, use --ignore-dep to override
The following packages have unmet dependencies:
vlc: Depends: ffmpeg >= 0.10.3
The following packages have been EXCLUDED:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
x264 mysql json-c avahi pulseaudio samba vcdimager
The following packages will be upgraded:
aalib at glib2 atk automake babl dbus e2fsprogs epdfview ffmpeg flashplugin
fltk fuse gdk-pixbuf2 geeqie pango gegl gmime gobject-introspection grep
gst-ffmpeg gstreamer gtk+2 gzip iptables libical libplist libtool make mc
orc os-prober parted pcmanfm-mod qt sbbuilder schroedinger sylpheed vala
xine-lib xine-ui yad
42 upgraded, 0 reinstalled, 7 newly installed, 0 to remove, 1 not upgraded.
Need to get 91.8MB of archives.
After unpacking 295.5MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [y/N] n
It wants to install stuff i don't use, is this a way outta this?