Re: Aptitude hangs machine
--- On Thu, 8/14/08, Ken Heard <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Because of this lack of success, I am unable to upgrade or
> install any
> packages in this laptop. Is there a way to get out of this
> situation, and consequently upgrade tzdata successfully,
> and upgrade and
> install other packages?
> Ken Heard
few options, though i have rarely had aptitude misbehave that badly on me, try running aptitude with the -f option, see if problem exists running the updates through apt-get, comment out the debian volitile line and do the rest of your installing (at least you can get the rest of your system set up.
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