Re: dist-update/upgrade fails with perl error.
On Fri, 2011-09-09 at 15:24 +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> When running apt-get dist-update or dist-upgrade it fails because of Perl.
> E: Could not perform immediate configuration on 'perl'. Please see man 5
> apt.conf under APT::Immediate-Configure for details. (2)
> I've read that an "apt-get install perl" sould fix the issue.
> But thats not the case, i get the same error with the "install"...
> Does anyone have a clue on how to get past this error?
> It would be great to be able to upgrade the system again!
You have to use
apt-get install perl -o APT::Immediate-Configure=false