Re: apt-get/xscreensaver problem
On Wed, 2003-11-12 at 10:10, Piers Kittel wrote:
> > The unofficial package 'fireflies' is flawed. This is not Debian's
> > fault. Remove it. It is not the responsibility of an official package
> > to attempt to avoid conflicts with some hacked up unofficial package.
> desire:~# apt-get remove --purge fireflies
> Reading Package Lists... Done
> Building Dependency Tree... Done
> You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> xscreensaver: Depends: xscreensaver-gnome (= 4.05-10woody1) or
> xscreensaver-nognome (= 4.05-10woody1)
> xscreensaver-gnome: Depends: xscreensaver (> 4.09-3) but
> 4.05-10woody1 is to be installed
> E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages (or
> specify a solution).
Your xscreensaver appears to be from the gnome2.2 backport for woody.
Either add the backport lines back into sources.list and run 'apt-get
update && apt-get -f install', or remove xscreensaver and install the
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