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Re: xserver-xfree86 failed to preconfigure with exit status 127

On Thu, Jun 03, 2004 at 04:13:55PM +0100, David Goodenough wrote:
> I am trying to apt-get upgrade a machine which is about 1 month out of
> date.  When I do so it comes up with this error message, and then another
> saying that the preinstall process failed ..., i.e. repeating this message,
> and NOTHING else.  Anyone got any ideas how to fix this?
> This is a Debian unstable system, i386, the only slightly odd thing is that
> it is a SIS630 machine and therefore I also download Thomas Winnischoffer's
> latest excellent SIS drivers as well, but this has worked well before.  This
> is not a 4.2-4.3 problem, as this machine is already 4.3.
> Any ideas?

No, but I'm seeing this, too. Fortunately, with debian I can do as if
I've never noticed it and hope that it will go away. Usually, it does...


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