Re: powerpc 2.6.10-2 currently in NEW, available on p.d.o
On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 01:11:49AM +0100, Wolfgang Pfeiffer wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 16, 2005 at 09:58:28PM +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Wed, Feb 16, 2005 at 09:17:25PM +0100, Eugen Dedu wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > Note: I don't have initrd.img and vmlinux links in /boot, but I have
> > > initrd.img.old and vmlinux.old (I have installed 2.6.9 and removed it
> > > afterwards, hence I have only 2.6.8 as "old").
> > >
> > > I have errors when installing 2.6.10-2 on PowerBook 15" Alu:
> > >
> > > snoopy:/home/dedu/doc/Euromedia05.retransmission.article# dpkg --install
> > > /home/dedu/kernel-image-2.6.10-powerpc_2.6.10-2_powerpc.deb
> [ ... ]
> I doubt the following will help, but who knows ... :
> I installed 2.6.10-2 via an entry in the sources.list:
> deb http://people.debian.org/~luther/powerpc/2.6.10-2/ ./
> deb-src http://people.debian.org/~luther/powerpc/2.6.10-2/ ./
> and then with a simple
> apt-get install kernel-image-2.6.10-powerpc
> Both packages, kernel + mkvmlinuz, IIRC, got installed without *any*
> complaints from the package manager ..
> Eugen, did you try something like
> dpkg -C
> dpkg --configure -a
> to fix the problem?
> Sometimes here, on unstable, I get errors, too, when trying to upgrade
> packages. Often things get done by simply repeating the configuration
> of the install ...
Wolfgang, you trouble me, ... It should not work for you, and if it does, i
need to know why.
Can you :
grep kernel-image-powerpc /var/cache/debconf/templates.dat
tell me if you have the debconf priority set to something else than hihg ?
Mmm, the main difference seems to be that you apt-get installed it instead of
ftping it and then dpkg -i'ings it.