gdesklets broken install?

Senectus . senectus at
Tue Nov 23 07:00:06 UTC 2004

On Tue, 23 Nov 2004 08:43:00 +0200, Sami Haahtinen <ressu at> wrote:
> Senectus . wrote:
> >  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..
> You appear to have unconfigured samba, what have you done to it?! The
> problem appears because apt tries to configure all unconfigured, but
> configurable packages in dpkg.
> > 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
> Now, you appear to have broken runlevel links to the samba init script,
> you could try removing those files /etc/rc2.d/K09samba and
> /etc/rc3.d/K09samba, the postinstall should recreate them for you and
> you system should work as planned again.
> > Setting up gdesklets (0.26.2-5ubuntu1) ...
> >
> It looks like gdesklets was installed properly after all this, though.

hmm well if thats the case then the following error is unrealted to
the samba error?
@a31ptp:~ $ gdesklets
gDesklets 0.26.2
Copyright (C) 2003, 2004 The gDesklets Team

This software is licensed under the terms of the GNU GPL.

GtkDeprecationWarning: gtk.mainloop is deprecated, use gtk.main
  self.warn(message, DeprecationWarning)
GtkDeprecationWarning: gtk.mainquit is deprecated, use gtk.main_quit
  self.warn(message, DeprecationWarning)

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