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Re: Fakeroot failing

On Sat, 22 Aug 1998, Steve McIntyre wrote:

>On 21 Aug 1998, Rob Browning wrote:
>>Steve McIntyre <stevem@chiark.greenend.org.uk> writes:
>>> Help! I've just done a dselect run to get my system up to date with the
>>> last few hamm changes, and now I can't get fakeroot to work in building my
>>> packages; it fails silently... Suggestions, anyone please?
>>Did you install libtricks?  If so, that's your problem.  Kill it.  It
>>is cool, but last time I tried it, it wasn't quite ready for prime
>Hmmm. I've never used the libtricks package; this problem came from
>nowhere AFAICT. But I've just tried installing it and it appears to fix my

Hmmm. No it didn't, it just caused others instead. But I've reinstalled
fakeroot and now all is well. <sigh>

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