Re: potato to sid upgrade error 32 broken pipe
I had the same problem while doing exactly the same thing last week.
Unfortunately, cant remember exactly how it was solved. There is a
package in /var/cache/apt/archives that needs to installed manually
using dpkg. I think it was a libc package or a db2 something.
you can just do
dpkg -i <filename.deb>
sorry about the vagueness of the package names - it was 2am.
Hope this helps
--- Sebastiaan <S.Breedveld@ITS.TUDelft.NL> wrote:
> > -----------
> > 90 packages upgraded, 17 newly installed, 0 toremove and 3 not
> > 3 packages not fully installed or removed.
> > Need to get 0B/19.5MB of archives. After unpacking 13.0MB will be
> > Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
> > perl: error while loading shared libraries: libdb.so.3: cannot
> > shared object file: No such file or directory
> > E: Write error - write (32 Broken pipe)
> > E: Failure running sript /usr/sbin/dpkg-preconfigure --apt
> > sid:~#
> > Nevere ran into an error of this type. Should have I upgraded to
> > first, then unstable? Any suggestions appreciated.
> I had these problems with perl when upgrading to woody. Just run
> dist-upgrade and apt-get -f install until both commands have
> finished (I
> had to do this over 20 times before my upgrade was complete!).
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