Re: Mailscanner Installation Problem-Wont Install
Kevin Mark wrote:
On Tue, Feb 08, 2005 at 03:38:08PM -0600, Kent West wrote:
Kent West wrote:
Ah, apparently these db_? files are in the
"/usr/share/debconf/confmodule" library, which is part of the "debconf"
package. Check to see if this file exists, and if it has reference to
db_get in it, and what the permissions are:
Leonard Chatagnier wrote:
So I have no idea where the db_get file is supposed to come from. But
if we can figure that out, a reinstall of that particular package
might get you working again.
/var/lib/dpkg/tmp.ci/preinst: line 22: db_get: command not found
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 2144 2005-02-04 19:16 confmodule
If anything's wrong, you might try reinstalling debconf with "apt-get
--reinstall install debconf".
did you look in /var/lib/dpkg/info/ for the scripts? Aren't they the
Huh. You're right. That's good to know.
But the problem remains. For some reason the "db_get" command is not
found by the script when Leonard tries to install mailscanner, even
though the library file appears to be okay (to my non-coder eyes, at least).