Re: webmin problem
On Wed, 30 Apr 2003, Mike Kordik wrote:
> Anyway, I did apt-get remove and then apt-get install. It didn't fix the
> problem. I noticed after a remove there are still webmin files hanging
> around so I deleted them by hand.
Don't ever do that. The package system is not psychic. It can't tell if
you've moved files around behind its' back.
> Now it won't even install correctly.
See that's what happens. If you want to compile your own stuff do it in
/usr/local as that is guaranteed to be off-limits to the packaging system.
> It doesn't install /etc/init.d/webmin
and reinstall webmin. You should get a message about whether you want to
keep your existing file or install the package maintainers one. Say yes
Jaldhar H. Vyas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
La Salle Debain - http://www.braincells.com/debian/