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Broken Packages

Postby sammi.sammi on Thu May 29, 2008 5:21 pm

Argh, I'm having another massive spazzy problem, now!

Mintupdate is telling me it can't install stuff, because I have to fix broken packages.
However, in Synaptic, there's nothing on the broken list. Can you give me some advice regarding where I'd find it, and how to solve the problem?

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Re: Broken Packages

Postby MagnusB on Thu May 29, 2008 5:22 pm

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sudo apt-get -f install

Try that, you might have do a reconfigure though.
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Re: Broken Packages

Postby sammi.sammi on Thu May 29, 2008 5:32 pm

It comes out with
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 872 not upgraded.


I don't know what you mean by reconfig, sorry! :oops:
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Re: Broken Packages

Postby sammi.sammi on Thu May 29, 2008 5:40 pm

Ah HA. Found the problem. I tried adding some Hardy repos in there, and it didn't like that. Any idea what hardy repos work?
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Re: Broken Packages

Postby 67GTA on Thu May 29, 2008 11:18 pm

What version of Mint are you using?
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