Re: Problem installing packages with apt-get, aptitude and dselect
Andrew Sackville-West wrote:
what version of apt-get?
check out bug 401263.
Thanks so much for your guidance! I'm running version 0.6.46.3 of apt,
but thanks to your pointing out of the bug report I was able to fix the
segfaulting by following the temporary solution given in the bug
report. I'll most probably contribute to the bug report.
Interestingly, though the bug says it applies to 0.6.46.2, I am
running that with no problems. (k7 arch). but there are a variety of
possible solutions posted.
you may have to use dpkg to manually install an older(or newer) apt until it