[ubuntu-uk] How have I killed my system?
gareth.france at gmail.com
Mon Apr 30 21:21:46 UTC 2012
On 30/04/12 21:43, Colin Law wrote:
> On 30 April 2012 21:32, Gareth France<gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 30/04/12 21:22, Barry Drake wrote:
>>> On 30/04/12 21:12, Gareth France wrote:
>>>> Today my system (12.04) started bringing up the crash error message every
>>>> 10 seconds or so. I tried to do updates and it says: Requires installation
>>>> of untrusted packages The action would require the installation of packages
>>>> from unauthenticated sources.
>>> Do you have any weird ppa's included in your apt sources?
>> None at all. This happened because I tried to install a .deb file and it
>> brought up the message. I tried to install with dpkg which told me it needed
>> libssh2-1. I installed libssh2-1 and then the .deb. It's been like this ever
>> since, even after removing libssh2-1.
> Possibly it is whatever you installed from the .deb file that is
> causing the crash. I suggest uninstalling it.
> You would have been better to start your initial post with "Today my
> system started crashing after I installed from a .deb file" rather
> than "Today my system (12.04) started bringing up the crash error
> message every 10 seconds or so".
Unfortunately it's not showing up in the software centre so I'm unsure
of how to uninstall it. As for the wording of my post I've long since
learned that I get shouted at for my wording however I put it so I've
given up on that one!
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