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Re: Latest samba packages break smbclient

Odd.  There is something wrong, but it is hard to tell what 

  deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ woody main non-free contrib
  deb-src http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ woody main non-free contrib
  deb http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US woody/non-US main contrib non-free
  deb-src http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US woody/non-US main contrib non-fre

I've done apt-get update.  

  apt-get install samba --reinstall 


  elf@FWY3 /etc/apt > sudo apt-get install --reinstall samba
  Reading Package Lists... Done
  Building Dependency Tree... Done
  Sorry, re-installation of samba is not possible, it cannot be downloaded.
  0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0  not upgraded.

Yet I have newer versions on this machine that had to come from the
package network since I have only used testing and woody from

  elf@FWY3 /etc/apt > dpkg -l | grep samba
  ii  samba          2.2.3a-7       A LanManager like file and printer server fo
  ii  samba-common   2.2.3a-7       Samba common files used by both the server a

This seems like it may be an important problem to diagnose properlt.
Any suggestions?

On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 04:44:51PM -0400, Eloy A. Paris wrote:
> Woody has Samba 2.2.3a-6 so I don't know how you ended up with Samba
> 2.2.3a-7 installed on your system. Migrations from Potato to Woody
> work fine, as do migrations from Woody to unstable.
> If you want to use Samba 2.2.3a-6 you'll have to downgrade the
> 2.2.3a-7 packages. Nothing is broken (except perhaps the mirror you
> are using.)
> Cheers,
> Eloy.-
> On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 01:13:44PM -0700, elf@buici.com wrote:
> > are you aware that we cannot install smbclient on a woody (testing)
> > because smbclient requires samba-common 2.2.3a-6 and 2.2.3a-7 is
> > installed.  Is there a migration path?
> > 

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