Re: how to force removal of a package with a buggy postrm script?
cool. that worked (after chmod'ing it to 755).
On 8/2/05, Roberto C. Sanchez <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 02, 2005 at 04:13:37PM -0400, Tim Olsen wrote:
> > zope-externaleditor has a bug (#298862) in its postrm script which
> > prevents uninstallation without the file /etc/init.d/zope being
> > present
> > Is there any to ignore the output of the postrm script and force the
> > uninstallation?
> If you mean that you don't have /etc/initd./zope and you need to
> uninstall, then simply executing `touch /etc/init.d/zope` should be
> enough to get you past the removal step. After it is gone, you can
> remove the empty file.
> Roberto C. Sanchez