Bug#194892: debbugs: not installable (experimental version)
tags 194892 pending
On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 07:53:49PM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 02:15:07PM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> > On Tue, May 27, 2003 at 02:50:59PM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> > > Cannot migrate bug database to hashed format, because:
> > > /var/lib/debbugs/spool/db is missing.
> > > Rectify the situation and run the following command by hand:
> > > /usr/sbin/debbugs-dbhash "/var/lib/debbugs/spool/db" "/var/lib/debbugs/spool/db-h"
> > >
> > > An upgrade didn't work either, but that's probably because there are
> > > no bugs in my BTS -- just experimenting with it.
> > It's true that it complains (it probably shouldn't). Does this actually
> > cause the package to fail to install, though? It should exit
> > successfully in spite of this.
> No, it doesn't. Sorry for the noise. Still, it would be nice if this
> message would disappear :-)
Oh, absolutely. Fixed in CVS now.
> Also, the cronjobs don't seem to work, but that could be due to the
> fact that I purged and reinstalled it, so that they'd need extra
Could you elaborate on how they don't work (perhaps in a separate bug
report or on debian-debbugs)?
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]