installing emacs21 (woody)
i have tried to install emacs21 on my Debian woody system with apt-get.
But i get always following message:
"apt-get install emacs21
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 packages upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/12.9MB of archives. After unpacking 41.7MB will be used.
Selecting previously deselected package emacsen-common.
(Reading database ... 30475 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking emacsen-common (from .../emacsen-common_1.4.15_all.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package emacs21.
Unpacking emacs21 (from .../emacs21_21.2-1_i386.deb) ...
Setting up emacsen-common (1.4.15) ...
emacsen-common: Handling install of emacsen flavor emacs
Setting up emacs21 (21.2-1) ...
emacsen-common: Handling install of emacsen flavor emacs21
emacsen-common: byte-compiling for emacs21
cp: cannot stat `/etc/emacs/site-start.d/00debian-vars.el': No such file or directory
emacs-install: /usr/lib/emacsen-common/packages/install/emacsen-common emacs21 failed at /usr/lib/emacsen-common/emacs-install line 28, <TSORT> line 1.
dpkg: error processing emacs21 (--configure):
subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 29
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)"
what's wrong? Any thoughts?
Thanks a lot!
Bjoern Schiessle <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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