circular dependencies in aptitude?
calcpage at aol.com
Sun Jun 6 19:17:41 UTC 2010
On Jun 6, 2010, at 2:26 PM, "Scott Berry" <scottbb1973 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Not really because i believe it is the sun java.bin that requires the
> internet because it installs some other things off the internet and
> if you
> don't have those things then you won't get java to work correctly.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <calcpage at aol.com>
> To: <ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Sent: Saturday, June 05, 2010 18:35
> Subject: circular dependencies in aptitude?
>> OK, I'm trying to install Ubuntu 10.04 64bit for my students on 25
>> dual-core AMD Athlons in my classroom/pc lab. Until my tech guy
>> unblocks the *.bz2 file extension, apt-get or aptitude is broken (no
>> updates or upgrades). So, I'm trying to install a few packages I
>> by hand from http://packages.debian.org
>> I was successful with a few packages. But now I am stuck getting
>> sun-java6-plugin, sun-java6-jre and sun-java6-fonts to work. They
>> depend on java-common so I installed that. Now, I try sun-java6-jre
>> and it depends on sun-java-bin and that depends on sun-java-jre, huh?
>> Is there some way around this?
>> We use several online java apps in class such as http://
>> for 3D plotting in Multivariate Calculus and http://
>> www.javawide.org in
>> Computer Science and http://screencast-o-matic.com to record classes
>> for youtube. So, as you can see, I really need this plugin to work
>> BTW, otherwise, everything works like a charm. This is by far the
>> 64bit distro I have tried!
>> A. Jorge Garcia
>> Teacher & Professor
>> Applied Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science
>> Baldwin Senior High School & Nassau Community College
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OK, so what's the difference between 'universe' and 'multiverse?'
A. Jorge Garcia
Applied Math & CS
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