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Bug#233801: apt-get -f install not working on ia64?

Al Stone <ahs3@fc.hp.com> writes:

>    If I use 'dpkg -i' to install a package (in this case, oprofile),
>    it will not install due to a dependency on libqt3c102-mt.  I
>    then 'apt-get install libqt3c102-mt', but the apt-get does not
>    work and I am told to 'apt-get -f install' to to fix the problem.
>    So, I do: I run 'apt-get -f install'.  On an i386 machine running
>    Debian unstable, this works fine, and all the needed packages are
>    installed and oprofile installed.  On an ia64 machine, however, 
>    all that happens is that oprofile is removed.  And if I try to
>    apt-get install libqt3c102-mt again, I'm told it has unmet
>    dependencies and will not be installed.  So, this could be a
>    problem with libqt3c102-mt on ia64; but, the same process works
>    on i386 so I thought I'd start with apt-get as the possible
>    problem.

Looks like a missing dep on ia64. Can you check if the reported

Thanks in advance,
Otavio Salvador

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