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


looks like a sid libpam0g package breakage.


you might want to search one of the debian-* lists for a possible
workaround or ETA to fixage.   both reports were filed 2 days ago.


On Thu 26 Jun 03,  4:49 PM, R. Douglas Barbieri <doug@dooglio.net> said:
> 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
> libpam0g"
> 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?

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