Manually remove a broken package

Write tutorials here
There are more tutorials here
Forum rules
Please don't add support questions to tutorials,start your own thread in the appropriate sub-forum instead. Before you post please read this
Post Reply
User avatar
Level 16
Level 16
Posts: 6697
Joined: Tue Sep 03, 2013 4:51 am
Location: Finland

Manually remove a broken package

Post by kukamuumuka »

An excellent tutorial found from ... an-ubuntu/

Code: Select all

sudo mv /var/lib/dpkg/info/packet_name_here.* /tmp/
sudo dpkg --remove --force-remove-reinstreq packet_name_here
sudo apt-get update
Post Reply

Return to “Tutorials”