Re: Bug#87390: apt-get: "E: I wasn't able to locate file for the guile1.3 package..."
On Wed, 28 Feb 2001, Malcolm Parsons wrote:
> As I guessed earlier, this corruption is occuring when dpkg fails to install
> a package because it would overwrite files in another package.
> quicktime4linux-utils will not install at the same time as recover, so
> you should be able to reproduce this yourself.
I wonder if this is new dpkg behavior, though, it would be unlikely for
someone to detect it..