MySQL Packages Being Held Back, Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS

Getting the following output after trying to update mysql packages?

The following packages have been kept back:
mysql-client-5.5 mysql-server-5.5 mysql-server-core-5.5
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded

Fix it using the following command as root:

apt-get dist-upgrade

Let me know if you have any issues…