Cannot install flash plugin

Marcin Orlowski carlos-spam at
Fri Sep 22 10:04:14 UTC 2006

Package: flashplugin-nonfree
Version: 7.0.68~ubuntu2
Severity: important

Cannot install the package, as it always fails to install the
macromedia stuff:

Selecting previously deselected package flashplugin-nonfree.
(Reading database ... 124588 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking flashplugin-nonfree (from
.../flashplugin-nonfree_7.0.68~ubuntu2_i386.deb) ...
Setting up flashplugin-nonfree (7.0.68~ubuntu2) ...
Downloading...  done.
return: 212: Illegal number: -1

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers edgy-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'edgy-updates'), (500, 'edgy-security'), (500, 'edgy')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.17-7-386
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)

Versions of packages flashplugin-nonfree depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]   1.5.2ubuntu2     Debian configuration management sy
ii  gsfonts-x11             0.20             Make Ghostscript fonts available t
ii  libxext6                2:1.0.1-1ubuntu1 X11 miscellaneous extension librar
ii  libxmu6                 2:1.0.2-1ubuntu1 X11 miscellaneous utility library
ii  libxt6                  1:1.0.2-1ubuntu1 X11 toolkit intrinsics library
ii  lsb-base                3.1-10ubuntu2    Linux Standard Base 3.1 init scrip
ii  wget                    1.10.2-2ubuntu1  retrieves files from the web

Versions of packages flashplugin-nonfree recommends:
pn  libesd0-alsa                  <none>     (no description available)

-- debconf-show failed

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