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Re: [vox-tech] Problem: APT internal error problem
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Re: [vox-tech] Problem: APT internal error problem

#debian-devel said something short and cryptic about libpam0g in its news (/msg apt news), but I don't know how that relates to this, nor even what it means. (And I'm off to get a job now, so I don't have time to research it more. Let me know what you find out)

On 2003.06.26 16:49, R. Douglas Barbieri wrote:
Hello all,

I'm seeing something strange here:

I just finished installing debian on an old AMD K6/2 300 machine.
Instead of installing anything in tasksel or dselect during the
post-boot install script, I went, after the script was finished,
directly to the root prompt.

I then modified my /etc/apt/sources.list file to contain unstable
sources only. Then, I issued the command apt-get dist-upgrade.

Once the new packages were downloaded, I got this error message:

"E: Internal Error, could not perform immediate configuration (2) on

I've googled around for a solution to this problem, but came up empty
handed. I can install other packages, but everytime I try to do a
"dist-upgrade", I get this error.

Any suggestions as to what to try?

R. Douglas Barbieri

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