Precise libapt-pkg update problem

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Thu Apr 5 10:22:17 UTC 2012

On Wed, Apr 04, 2012 at 09:39:55PM +0100, Dale Amon wrote:
> I'm going to try to resolve this manually, but
> I thought it might perhaps be of interest
> to someone here.
> Unpacking libapt-pkg4.12:i386 (from .../libapt-pkg4.12_0.8.16~exp12ubuntu6_i386.deb) ...
> dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libapt-pkg4.12_0.8.16~exp12ubuntu6_i386.deb (--unpack):
>  './usr/share/locale/ar/LC_MESSAGES/' is different from the same file on the system
> dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
> Errors were encountered while processing:
>  /var/cache/apt/archives/libapt-pkg4.12_0.8.16~exp12ubuntu6_i386.deb

Steve said in our team meeting yesterday that he was actively working on
this, so expect an update soon.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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