request: electricsheep 2.6.3
mez at ubuntu.com
Fri Sep 9 21:26:42 CDT 2005
Please see my comment attached to the bug
Brian Gurtler wrote:
> I've reported the bug to xscreensaver and they said that it's a
> backports issue
> John Dong wrote:
>>Use dpkg --install --force-overwrite /var/cache/apt/archives
>>/electricsheep_2.6.2-1~5.04ubp1_i386.deb to install the package.
>>Unfortunately, two different versions of Electricsheep are present in
>>two package (xscreensaver and electricsheep) -- APT doesn't like to
>>assume that you'd want to overwrite existing files, so drops out at
>>this is an upstream packaging bug that can't be solved via the
>>Backports team. If it really bothers you, file a bug against either
>>electricsheep or xscreensaver in Ubuntu's Bugzilla.
>>On 9/9/05, *Brian Gurtler* <brian at gurtler.net
>><mailto:brian at gurtler.net>> wrote:
>> could someone do a backport of this?
>> the version currently in backports [2.6.2] hasn't ever worked do
>> to some
>> kind of error..
>> Unpacking electricsheep (from
>> .../electricsheep_2.6.2-1~5.04ubp1_i386.deb) ...
>> dpkg: error processing
>> trying to overwrite
>> which is also in package xscreensaver
>> dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
>> Errors were encountered while processing:
>> E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
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