gdesklets broken install?

Senectus . senectus at
Tue Nov 23 06:19:15 UTC 2004

 I'm trying to install gdesklets and I keep getting an odd error,
something about samba ?!?! (what has gdesklets got to do with samba?!)
this is the out put..
@a31ptp:~ $ sudo apt-get install gdesklets --reinstall
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 reinstalled, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B/172kB of archives.
After unpacking 0B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y

Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 90105 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace gdesklets 0.26.2-5ubuntu1 (using
.../gdesklets_0.26.2-5ubuntu1_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement gdesklets ...
Setting up samba (3.0.7-1ubuntu6.2) ...
update-rc.d: warning: /etc/rc2.d/K09samba is not a link to ../init.d/samba
update-rc.d: warning: /etc/rc3.d/K09samba is not a link to ../init.d/samba
invoke-rc.d: dangling symlink: /etc/rc2.d/K09samba
dpkg: error processing samba (--configure):
 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 102
Setting up gdesklets (0.26.2-5ubuntu1) ...

Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

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