Bug#188238: debbugs: postinst fails if links is installed
On Wed, Apr 09, 2003 at 01:35:06AM +0200, Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 08, 2003 at 11:42:53PM +0100, Alisdair McDiarmid wrote:
> > > > debbugs fails to install when "links" is installed:
> > > >
> > > > Setting up debbugs (2.3-4) ...
> > > > Creating files in /var/lib/debbugs/www:
> > > > index.html Access.html Unknown option -dump
> > > >
> > > > The third line is the problem: links doesn't have a -dump option.
> > >
> > > Uh, sure it does. It's just that the links package change from under us;
> > > some of them are advanced and have -dump, some aren't and don't have it.
> > links in sid does not have a -dump option.
> I have links-ssl installed, it provides a links alternative and a links
> virtual package. :|
Bizarre. Having purged and reinstalled links, I now no longer have
the problem. I must have had a crufty old version installed somehow,
because all three linkses in sid work now.
Sorry for the bother, closing the bug.
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