libc6 dependency probl;em in dapper
tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Tue Mar 14 13:52:06 UTC 2006
Adam Conrad wrote:
>>I've just tried doing a dist-upgrade on my dapper trial system that I've
>>not touched for several weeks. It's hit a problem in that libc6-i686 is
>>dependent on libc6 (=2.3.5-ubuntu17), however, libc6_2.3.6-0ubuntu9 is
> You've removed dapper from your sources.list at some point.
Nope, this is a virgin disk that has only ever had dapper installed on
it. The source file is all dapper.
> 2.3.6-0ubuntu9 is the version in dapper, and if you make sure dapper is
> actually in your sources.list, then "apt-get update" and "apt-get
> upgrade" (or "apt-get -f install" if you can't get out of the loop), all
> should be well again.
Tried the -f install option. That asks to install libc6-i686 and
locales. Saying yes to this gives:
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/locales_2.3.11_all.deb
trying to overwrite '/usr/share/i18n/locales/en_AU', which is also in
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