Screwed up apt database I think FIXED
gheskett at wdtv.com
Mon Dec 10 20:49:37 UTC 2012
On Monday 10 December 2012 15:47:19 NoOp did opine:
> On 12/10/2012 11:40 AM, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > I went thru the /var/dpkg/info files and nuked every entry that
> > referenced those files & that was quite a project, those files are
> > huge, but synaptic is now happy except for a missing key from the
> > freecad repo site.
> > That isn't a ubuntu problem and I can live with that.
> You could install the repo version:
> $ apt-cache policy freecad
> Installed: 0.12.5284-dfsg-5ubuntu1
> Candidate: 0.12.5284-dfsg-5ubuntu1
> Version table:
> *** 0.12.5284-dfsg-5ubuntu1 0
> 500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/universe i386
> Packages 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
Sure I could, its only 3 years out of date! This package is being VERY
frequently updated, with 1-3 updates a week.
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