Tux Paint on Unbuntu Gutsy

Caroline Ford caroline.ford.work at googlemail.com
Mon Dec 24 06:53:37 UTC 2007

It's Ubuntu bug # 82510

I presume you are using gdebi as synaptic doesn't have this problem.
There is a way of installing both but it involves the command line.

Go to the directory the files are in and enter:

sudo dpkg --install tuxpaint*

It'll ask you for your password. 


On Sun, 2007-12-23 at 17:24 -0800, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 23, 2007 at 09:49:42AM +1100, Craig Batten wrote:
> > When I try to install the Tux Paint stamps package it asks for the data
> > package... When I try to install the data package it asks for the stamps
> > package.
> >  
> > A circular error!..
> >  
> > Can you offer any advice?
> >  
> > Regards,
> >  
> > Craig
> Hi Craig, sorry for the trouble!  I see what you mean.  I'm Cc'ing the
> ubuntu-devel-discuss at lists.ubuntu.com mailing list (which is listed
> as the "Maintainer" for these packages).  Hopefully someone there will notice
> and address the issue.
> In the meantime, you could always install from the source tarball off the
> Tux Paint website! :^)
> Good luck!
> PS - Also Cc'ing Caroline Ford from the Tux Paint project, as she's been
> talking to the Ubuntu folks lately, I believe.

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