Bug#129201: project: Problem running apt-listchanges
I did an apt-get install just after upgrading to the latest (python)
version of apt-listchanges, and I got the following error:
[mprudhom@charisma mprudhom]$ sudo apt-get install tmpreaper
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 packages upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 5 not upgraded.
Need to get 19.0kB of archives. After unpacking 111kB will be used.
Get:1 http://http.us.debian.org unstable/main tmpreaper 1.5.1 [19.0kB]
Fetched 19.0kB in 4s (4584B/s)
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/apt-listchanges", line 67, in ?
seen = anydbm.open(config.save_seen, 'c')
File "/usr/lib/python2.1/anydbm.py", line 83, in open
raise error, "db type could not be determined"
anydbm.error: db type could not be determined
Preconfiguring packages ...
Selecting previously deselected package tmpreaper.
(Reading database ... 172576 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking tmpreaper (from .../tmpreaper_1.5.1_i386.deb) ...
Setting up tmpreaper (1.5.1) ...
-- System Information
Debian Release: 3.0
Kernel Version: Linux charisma 2.4.13 #12 Fri Nov 9 16:38:24 EST 2001 i686 unknown