Re: Can't install undated pkgs
eric k. wolven <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I keep getting "/bin/sh: /usr/sbin/dpkg-preconfigure: No such file or directory
> E: Write error -write (32-broken pipe)
> E: Failure to run script /usr/sbin/dpkg-preconfigure --apt"
>O(f course, dpkg-preconfigure is there in /usr/sbin/dpkg-preconfigure
>and so is command for it in /etc/apt/apt.conf.)
Is /usr/bin/perl there, and pointing to the right place? (It should be a
symlink to /etc/alternatives/perl.) You may have been bitten by the
update-alternatives bug in dpkg 1.7.0.
Colin Watson [email@example.com]