conflict between libcgi-perl and libcgi-pm-perl
I notice that bugs have already been filed against this problem, but I am
confused about something. I have two woody machines. I noticed this
problem on the machine at work because I have gnatsweb installed there.
Last night, just to see if the problem has been fixed, I did a dselect
update and installed libcgi-pm-perl on my machine at home, and it installed
perfectly well. This morning at work, however, I still get the dreaded
(Reading database ... 121628 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking libcgi-pm-perl (from .../libcgi-pm-perl_2.68-1_all.deb) ...
Conflict with libcgi-perl package detected
Try to remove or upgrade this package to the newest version
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libcgi-pm-perl_2.68-1_all.deb (--unpack):
subprocess pre-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Some errors occurred while unpacking. I'm going to configure the
packages that were installed. This may result in duplicate errors
or errors caused by missing dependencies. This is OK, only the errors
above this message are important. Please fix them and run [I]nstall again
Press enter to continue.
libcgi-perl is installed on both machines. Anybody know what's going on?
Thomas E. Vaughan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
CIMMS/NSSL, Norman, OK, USA
GPG public key: <http://tensor.nssl.noaa.gov/~vaughan/pubkey.asc>