[Bug 256920] Re: nagios2 won't install/update

Ethan ethan.bonick at syclo.com
Mon Aug 11 16:07:35 BST 2008

The original uninstall error was about a file that didn't exist and I
created it so it would uninstall, but then the uninstall crashed like
shown below. This is what happens when I try to purge.

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
  nagios2* nagios2-common*
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 2 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
2 not fully installed or removed.
After this operation, 3351kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
(Reading database ... 117004 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing nagios2 ...
Removing nagios2-common ...
dpkg: error processing nagios2-common (--purge):
 subprocess pre-removal 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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