Re: "aptitude update" Problem
On Tue, Oct 16, 2007 at 06:09:50PM -0500, Randy Patterson - [Tech] wrote:
> When I run this command;
> aptitude update
> I get the following output;
> Hit ftp://debian.mirrors.tds.net lenny Release.gpg
> Get:1 ftp://debian.mirrors.tds.net lenny/main Translation-en_US
> Hit ftp://debian.mirrors.tds.net lenny/non-free Sources/DiffIndex
> E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to
> correct the problem.
> E: Couldn't rebuild package cache
> I have tried this in Kpackage as well and get the same results. When I run
> the dpkp command as instructed, it seems to run and perform the update but I
> can run aptitude update again with the same results so the problem wasn't
> corrected. I'm at a loss to know how to fix this.
Assuming that your souces list is correct (has worked before), I would
try a different mirror just to see. Change the sources list and run
aptitude update again.