[Techtalk] Debian apt and dpkg help, please

Bowen, Tricia tbowen at CapitalThinking.com
Mon Aug 25 09:15:15 EST 2003

Is this really Robot Daneel Olivaw? 

-----Original Message-----
From: R. Daneel Olivaw
To: techtalk at linuxchix.org
Sent: 8/24/2003 7:11 PM
Subject: Re: [Techtalk] Debian apt and dpkg help, please

Hello :)

> > dpkg: error processing
> > /var/cache/apt/archives/libarts1_1.1.3-0woody1_i386.deb (--unpack):
> > trying to overwrite `/usr/bin/artscat', which is also in package
> > libarts1-bin
> hmm
> now ... er ... I might be doing something a bit weird here, but my
> machine doesn't know anything about this package...
> What do you have in your sources.list?
> >  /var/cache/apt/archives/libarts1_1.1.3-0woody1_i386.deb
> >  /var/cache/apt/archives/libartsc0_1.1.3-0woody1_i386.deb
> I'm wondering where these two packages came from...

well, I dunno how things work on debian, but one thing about arts.
arts is the audio server used in kde. Usually you get him installed at
the same time as KDE.

... I know this will not help much, but ...

R. Daneel Olivaw,
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