Re: synaptic 0.36-1
On Sun, 2003-04-20 at 20:11, Ing. Vladimir M. Kerka wrote:
> when I try to start new version of synaptic on Sid, I can see this
> message on the screen:
> (synaptic:14578): libglade-WARNING **: Error loading image: Failed to
> open file '/usr/share/synaptic/glade/gnome-stock-about': No such file or
> (synaptic:14578): libglade-WARNING **: could not convert string to type
> `GdkPixbuf' for property `pixbuf'
> Package xv has no section?!
> Package graphics9-help-common has no section?!
> Package secpack has no section?!
> Package wpo2000-fonts-core has no section?!
> Package wine-graphics9-glibc-2.1 has no section?!
> Segmentation fault
> Now I have several questions:
> 1. is there something I missed or I could do to resolve the situation?
> 2. can someone point me to previous version, which was correct (due to
> my small disk I did apt-get clean and apt-get autoclean, so I have only
> the last version in my /var/cache/apt/archives). If it is possible could
> someone send me this version?
I don't use synaptic, so I can't speak to point 2, but I can offer a few
words on point 1.
In general, when something blows up on me and I can't resolve it, the
first thing I do is visit the offending package's bug page:
Have a read through the bug reports, and see if there are any
workarounds or fixes for your problem.
Then, if you are convinced you have a repeatable problem, I would
strongly consider filing a bug. If you have the reportbug tool, this is
Take a look at http://www.debian.org/Bugs/Reporting before reporting a
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