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Re: installation bug?

On Sat, Sep 18, 1999 at 10:08:12PM -0500, Alex Shinn wrote:
> I'm trying to install via cross-install, and getting dpkg errors when
> unpacking the dpkg deb.  The output I get is
> ERROR: dpkg did return unusual messages, please investigate:
> dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
> dpkg: error processing temp_build/dpkg.deb (--unpack):
>  subprocess dpkg-deb --fsys-tarfile returned error exit status 2
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>  temp_build/dpkg.deb
> and I get the same error just running dpkg-hurd on that package.  Is
> this a problem with the deb (dpkg_1.4.1.7)?

Yes, you should download it again.
> I have e2fsprogs 1.15-2, dpkg, and I've installed hurd before
> so I don't (think) I did anything wrong.

At this stage, ext2fs does not matter. But if you have problems booting the
Hurd, it may be worth to try 1.14.


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