[snafuu] Re: more/more debian

  • From: Phrostie <pfrostie@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: snafuu@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2001 20:50:32 -0500

> Paste the errors in an e-mail, and I can tell you what they mean, and 
> how to fix it.
>  (:
> Garrett

pfrostie@atlanta:~$ su
atlanta:/home/pfrostie# apt-get update
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/main Packages
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/main Release
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/contrib Packages
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/contrib Release
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/non-free Packages
Hit http://http.us.debian.org stable/non-free Release
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
atlanta:/home/pfrostie# apt-get upgrade
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 packages not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B of archives. After unpacking 0B will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Setting up netscape3 (3.04-8) ...

ERROR: The Netscape archive must be in /tmp under the name:

      Do NOT simply rename the archive of another version in order to
      force it to install with this package.  It will not work.

      Archive files can be found on at:

dpkg: error processing netscape3 (--configure):
subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

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