Another Packager Manager Is Running
cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Tue Mar 22 16:49:11 UTC 2005
On Tue, Mar 22, 2005 at 07:37:55PM +0300, ZIYAD A. M. AL-BATLY wrote:
> It's very important that you do *NOT* delete the lock file while
> the process that created it is still running. Just as I said
> above, reboot your system to be safe. A corrupted "available"
> file (created and maintained by the Debian Packaging System) is
> not something funny.
A corrupted "status" file is bad. A corrupted "available" file is
straightforward to recover; just run 'dselect update'.
Colin Watson [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]
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