Bug#613068: Could not connect, passive socket
--- On Sun, 17/4/11, Julian Andres Klode <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Huh! I am trying to install apt, not iceweasel - Why
> is it doing this crap?
> You broke your system. Your system must not be broken.
Maybe we need a switch here to say "only do the task at hand". (Don't try fixing other packages here - just install apt). I am sure it never used to try such stunts before.
> > Preparing to replace apt 0.8.14.1 (using
> .../apt_0.8.14.1_i386.deb) ...
> > Unpacking replacement apt ...
> > dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of
> > apt depends on libstdc++6 (>= 4.5); however:
> > Version of libstdc++6 on system is
> > dpkg: error processing apt (--install):
> > dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
> > Processing triggers for man-db ...
> > Errors were encountered while processing:
> > apt
> > Ok.
> More broken system.
Should the installation have taken place here? If the dependencies are not met, then I would have expected this not to install (unless I use a --force option).