Re: apt-get down :'(
On Tue, Nov 14, 2000 at 12:19:34AM +0100, Virginie-ML wrote:
> Hi all,
> Sorry I'm new here and start with a question, which is not really
> correct, but I've a real problem : I've just installed my debian and all
> worked fine, then I upgraded to gnome-helix, installed slrn...and
> now apt-get seems to be definitively broken and I don't understand Why
> I tried to remove, purge, reinstall...nothing...I also tried dselect and
> hold broken packages...still nothing :'(((
> The number of broken packages is growing and standard ones also become
> corrupted ...I fear it's serious...
> Would anybody have an idea pleeeease ?..
hmm. if you have "apt-setup" available, that might reset
your sources.list, if that's the problem. but you may be
further up the creek than that. (out of my league, if so.)
i wouldn't expect slrn to affect apt -- gnome-helix is
an X window environment, so i wouldn't expect much interference
there, either. did anything interrupt power while installing?
or maybe a power loss last week might scramble one bit that
wouldn't leave any fingerprints until now?
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