Re: broken potato->woody upgrade (libdb3), adds console-tools, console-data
On Sunday, 19. August 2001 00:21, Ben Collins wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 19, 2001 at 12:07:34AM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > On Aug 18, Bernd Eckenfels <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > >Installing the libdb2 package from the /var/cache with dpkg -i
> > > solved the problem.
> > I had the same problem, two times.
> Fixed in sid...just have to wait for 2.2.4-1 to propogate to woody.
Fine, then there remains that console-tools thing. One has to manually
reinstall both console-tools and console-data to get back to a working
Sorry, i can't provide better info - was in the middle of a course. But
4 out of 9 SUSE users switched to Debian immediately after installing
and upgrading some boxen before there eyes via http and a fairly quick
DSL line while YAST was still starting up ;-)
After talking about Debian now & than during the course, i was very
pleased to be able to demonstrate a smooth install using potato boot
'floppies' off the website and (hand editing sources.list) immediate
upgrade to woody.
Although i used every opportunity to talk about Free Software and Open
Source Community that installation was simply more impressing ... ;-)
Thanks to all, greetings, martin