[wellylug] dpkg stuff

Franck fgd at hush.com
Thu Mar 27 15:41:32 NZDT 2014


Missing /usr/bin/debconf you think?


On Thu, Mar 27, 2014 at 03:25:46PM +1300, Hugh Davenport wrote:
> What led up to it do you know?
> 
> On 2014-03-27 15:20, E Chalaron wrote:
> >Hi all
> >
> > I managed to get my debian out of control
> >
> > #apt-get upgrade
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree
> > Reading state information... Done
> > You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these.
> > The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> > libc6 : Depends: libgcc1 but it is not installed
> > E: Unmet dependencies. Try using -f.
> >
> > Ok ok will do ...
> >
> > #apt-get -f upgrade
> > Reading package lists... Done
> > Building dependency tree
> > Reading state information... Done
> > Correcting dependencies... Done
> > The following NEW packages will be installed:
> > libgcc1
> > 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
> > 2 not fully installed or removed.
> > Need to get 0 B/43.1 kB of archives.
> > After this operation, 123 kB of additional disk space will be used.
> > Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y
> > E: CANNOT GET DEBCONF VERSION. IS DEBCONF INSTALLED?
> > DEBCONF: APT-EXTRACTTEMPLATES FAILED: NO SUCH FILE OR DIRECTORY
> > dpkg: regarding .../libgcc1_1%3a4.7.2-5_amd64.deb containing
> >libgcc1:amd64, pre-dependency problem:
> > libgcc1 pre-depends on multiarch-support
> > multiarch-support is unpacked, but has never been configured.
> >
> > dpkg: error processing
> >/var/cache/apt/archives/libgcc1_1%3a4.7.2-5_amd64.deb (--unpack):
> > pre-dependency problem - not installing libgcc1:amd64
> > Errors were encountered while processing:
> > /var/cache/apt/archives/libgcc1_1%3a4.7.2-5_amd64.deb
> > E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
> >
> > Any suggestion where from that ?
> > Thanks
> > E
> 
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