Help with Ubuntu Hoary to Breezy upgrade glitch

Levi Pearson levi at cold.org
Fri Oct 14 00:24:27 MDT 2005


On Oct 14, 2005, at 12:03 AM, Joel Finlinson wrote:


>     I changed the /etc/apt/sources.list file from Hoary to Breezy and
> did an 'apt-get update' and an 'apt-get dist-upgrade' and had
> everything go fine except the Gnu-cash/OFX combo pack. I tried to
> 'apt-get -f install' and it still gives me the same error. I tried to
> do System -> Administration -> Synaptics -> Edit -> Fix Broken
> Packages and it gives me the same error.
>
> I've googled to no avail.   Here's a link to the error:
> http://tinyurl.com/c5cyw
>
>


One way to fix that is to manually install that package with dpkg and  
the --force-overwrite option.  See the dpkg manpage for details.   
The .deb file should be in /var/cache/apt/archives, if Ubuntu hasn't  
diverged from Debian there.

         --Levi




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