Hello all, I realised I had been making a mistake when following the "whonix 12 to 13" guide. I deleted my post so that I could probe some other issues before returning with a revised and updated reply. However I found my other issues to be resolved. The meta packages problem is resolved.
Hello Andrew > This is the NetworkManager applet running in sys-firewall. Normally, > sys-firewall is connected to sys-net for network access, and the > NetworkManager applet only runs in sys-net. (The situation can be > different if you're running things like VPN VMs, but we'll set those >