partial upgrade

NoOp glgxg at
Wed Feb 11 17:37:00 UTC 2009

On 02/11/2009 09:11 AM, Robert Holtzman wrote:
> Started to install the latest upgrade and was greeted by a notice that 
> not all upgrades could be installed. The option of installing a partial 
> upgrade was offered which I accepted. Now at least one app, avscan, 
> seems to have been uninstalled. When I tried to reinstall it everything 
> seemed to go normally but nothing got installed. The only files are in 
> /usr/share/doc/avscan, /var/lib/dpkg/info and /var/cache/apt/archives. 
> Nothing else including /usr/bin/avscan. Running dpkg -l shows avscan as 
> being installed. It lies!
> There was a list of files, most of which I can't remember, shown as 
> being effected and I don't as yet know what other apps were impacted.
> The fact that the app was deleted doesn't bother me as much as the fact 
> that it refuses to reinstall.

It's been removed from Intrepid:

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