Re: inconstency in /var/lib/dpkg/available after fsck manual
On Sun, Oct 28, 2001 at 12:07:26PM -0600, Adam Heath wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Oct 2001, Eric Van Buggenhaut wrote:
> > If you see any corruption, tell me where.
> > As the error message says: value for `status' field not allowed in this context
> > I was rather asking on this list, what value Status: is supposed to contain.
> Status is not allowed at all in available.
> To fix this:
> : > /var/lib/dpkg/available
And then you'll probably want to:
To re-populate it.