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Re: missing script for etch in package debootstrap (version

Federico Giacomini <federico.giacomini@polito.it> writes:

> ok, thank you. Now I'm having problems in installing nearly any new
> packages while jailed within etch:
> # apt-get install dpkg-dev
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
> or been moved out of Incoming.
> Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that
> the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> that package should be filed.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
>   dpkg-dev: Depends: dpkg (>= 1.13.20) but it is not going to be installed
>             Depends: perl5
>             Depends: perl-modules but it is not going to be installed
> E: Broken packages
> here is my /etc/apt/sources.list:
> deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian etch main contrib #non-free
> deb-src http://ftp.debian.org/debian etch main contrib #non-free
> deb http://security.debian.org/ etch/updates main contrib #non-free
> deb-src http://security.debian.org/ etch/updates main contrib #non-free
> what may be missing or misconfigured?

Maybe you haven ot did an apt-get update?

Anyway, this isn't on topic on debian-boot and I'd suggest you to move
it to debian-user mailing list since it's the proper place for this
kind of discussion and support request.

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