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Re: Question on dependencies

On Tue, Jun 25, 2002 at 02:02:35PM -0400, Reid Gilman wrote:
> The exact error message is:

(I think you appended this to the wrong thread, but anyway.)

>      apt-get install xxxxx
>      Reading Package Lists... Done     
>      Building Dependency Tree... Done
>      You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these: (I've
> tried it)
>      Sorry, but the following packages have unment dependencies:
>        zlib1: Depends: libc5 (>= 5.4.0-0) but it is not going to be
> installed
>        zlib1-altdev: Depends: libc5-altdev but it is not going to be
> installed.
>      E: Unmet dependencies.  Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages
> (or specify a solution)          

So ... what does 'apt-get -f install' say?

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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