Re: Upgrade script, bo to hamm
On Thu, 15 Jan 1998, Craig Sanders wrote:
> i've cc-ed my reply to debian-user as you're more likely to get an answer
> from there. i don't use the ftp install method at all.
> On Wed, 14 Jan 1998, IBMackey wrote:
> > Tried your script. Being the newbie chicken that I am, I entered the
> > commands on the command line to make sure of spelling and etc. Everything
> > worked great.
> > Problem - dselect refuses to connect by ftp to sites. To be more precise,
> > Connecting to ftp.us.debian.org ...
> > FTP ERROR
> > query/setup script returned error exit status 1.
> > Press RETURN to continue.
> > I've checked access to the site by Netscape, Pine, and Lynx. No problems.
> > I use "dists/unstable/main dists/unstable/non-free dists/unstable/contrib"
> > for the list of distributions to get.
> > Any ideas??
> try reinstalling the dpkg-ftp package is the only thing i can think of.
> are you behind a firewall of any kind? check your configuration of dpkg-ftp
> BTW, which version of the upgrade script did you run?
> craig sanders
Craig, I tried reinstalling, the dpkg -iBE just skips it saying all is
well. I'm not behind a firewall. I used v0.5 of your script. I'm intrigued
by your suggestion to configure the dpkg-ftp. What kind of configuration
does it need ???
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