[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: remove package by hand ?

Justin Piszcz wrote:

On Mon, 28 Sep 2009, Frank Bonnet wrote:


I have installed a package called ldap-account-manager
taht I am unable de uninstall ...

d# dpkg -r ldap-account-manager
dpkg: error processing ldap-account-manager (--remove):
Package is in a very bad inconsistent state - you should
reinstall it before attempting a removal.
Errors were encountered while processing:

the reinstallation fails too

any way to remove by hand this package ?


To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-user-REQUEST@lists.debian.org with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact listmaster@lists.debian.org

What state is it in?
dpkg -l | grep ldap-account-manager

ldap:/usr/local/openldap/var# dpkg -l | grep ldap-account
pH ldap-account-manager 2.7.0-1 webfrontend for managing accounts in an LDAP

man dpkg

read all
none of the forcing options worked

There are a number of --force options.
Can you install it with dpkg -i (the deb) and then remove it afterwards?

it fails too


Reply to: