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Re: need HELP

On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 01:08:41AM +0100, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Eythan Weg wrote:
> > What can be done to make dpkg working again?  Or
> > at least usable to some degree.
> touch /var/lib/dpkg/status
> touch /var/lib/dpkg/available
> mkdir /var/lib/dpkg/info
> dpkg --force-depends -i dpkg_1.6.15.deb
> and reinstall everything using --force-depends. It might be easier
> to reinstall the machine from scratch..

for this you can use the dirnames in /usr/doc/*

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