Re: Broken dependencies in current state of perl upgrade
On Sun, 18 Jul 1999, Oliver Elphick wrote:
> I can't at the moment use apt-get upgrade at all, because of broken
> dependencies (see below). Is there any package I can install or safely
> delete to clear up this mess?
> # apt-get upgrade
> Reading Package Lists... Done
> Building Dependency Tree... Done
> You might want to run `apt-get -f install' to correct these.
> Sorry, but the following packages have unmet dependencies:
> perl: Depends: perl-5.004-doc but it is not installed
> perl-5.005-base: Conflicts: perl but 5.004.05-1 is installed
> E: Unmet dependencies. Try using -f.
You can set all packages depending on perl-5.005 on hold. As long as the
transition to perl-5.005 is not completed, You probabely don't want to
install the new version of perl, yet.
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