Re: Interesting apt problem during update
On Mon, Oct 29, 2007 at 10:51:40PM +0100, Ulrich Teichert wrote:
> >Unfortunately this didn't solve my problem. I tried many difference
> >options from the apt man pages, but kept getting a libc6 (I think)
> >error. This is provided by apt, which can't be upgraded. I couldn't
> >install a 2.6 kernel without this.
Run 'apt-get check' to see what is broken.
If you feel up to it you can try an 'apt-get -f' as well,
depending on what check reports.
> Be happy. My box is unbootable right now:
> SPARCstation 20 MP (2 X 390Z55), No Keyboard
> ROM Rev. 2.15, 192 MB memory installed, Serial #3528342.
> Ethernet address 8:0:20:21:68:97, Host ID: 7235d696.
> Rebooting with command:
> Boot device: /iommu/sbus/espdma@f,400000/esp@f,800000/sd@1,0:a File and args:
> SProgram terminated
> Type help for more information
> <#0> ok dis
> 7 Memory Address not Aligned
> Looks like a broken silo to me.
Ran into the same issue 2 weeks ago. I thought I'd just been
hacking away too much. :)
Got around this by net-booting a kernel and running silo -f.