Re: Problems with testing
On Tue, 6 Feb 2001, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> What do you get if you type "dpkg -s apt" and
Hmmm, this could be the source of the problem!
I'm using an inofficial apt because there was a problem with our firewall.
~> dpkg -s apt
Status: install ok installed
Maintainer: APT Development Team <email@example.com>
Replaces: libapt-pkg-doc (<< 0.3.7), libapt-pkg-dev (<< 0.3.7)
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.1.2), libstdc++2.10
> "apt-cache showpkg libapt-pkg2.7"?
But this seems to be reasonable:
~> apt-cache showpkg libapt-pkg2.7
Perhaps I should ask Jason Gunthorpe if he has a backport which fixes
the following problem also in apt-0.3.19:
> APT 0.4.8 has the fix, it should work. You proxy server is stripping
> content-length headers. Tsk Tsk
> You can get it for i386 potato at:
> deb http://people.debian.org/~jgg apt/
Curiousely enough I'm using apt-0.4.8 on several potato machines
without any problem.