Bug#47404: dpkg: dpkg does not reconfigure a package when install fails
On Thu, Oct 14, 1999 at 06:43:40PM +0100, Jules Bean wrote:
> Easy to fix, if you still have a working root shell running. Can be
> awkward if not..
Note also that this is the sort of problem that sash was designed to
address -- and that we don't have a lot of field experience with sash.
If anyone tries sash in this circumstance and finds it lacking, please
contact me. [I'm not worried about unpleasant interface -- I'm worried
about things outright not being possible.]