Bug#252379: xserver-xfree86: fails to reinstall
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merge 252379 251690
On Thu, 2004-06-03 at 02:02, Sean Proctor wrote:
> Package: xserver-xfree86
> Version: 4.3.0.dfsg.1-4
> Severity: normal
> when trying to install xserver-xfree86 from .deb I get this:
> subprocess pre-installation script returned error exit status 127
This looks like another case of bug 251690. The exit status 127 is
returned by the `discover' program, which xserver-xfree86 calls to try
and auto-detect your hardware. Unfortunately, a recent upload of one of
the libraries used by discover (libcurl2, to be precise) incorrectly
broke backward compatibility, hence discover fails.
Merging this with #251690.