Re: installation of woody (base system) needs package from potato
On Tue, Oct 22, 2002 at 01:40:57PM +0200, Volker Dierks wrote:
> I've my own debian mirror (only i386; updated daily) and
> yesterday, I've started my first complete installation
> (woody) from that mirror.
> I'm really impressed about the pool structure (2 years ago, it doesn't
> exist ;) because of mirroring pool for i386 means that all packages for
> woody, sarge and sid are available and dist/(woody,sarge,sid) directories
> are kept small. That's what I've thought so far.
> During installation of woody from my mirror, one package seems to be
> missing: libident_0.22-2.deb. I've looked in the logfile which said:
> .../dists/potato/main/binary-i386/libs/libident_0.22-2.deb no such file or
> directory ...
> OK, no problem, I've put the missing file into the expected directory and
> *PONG* installation went through successfully.
This seems like a problem with your mirror script; it is not mirroring all
packages in woody.