apt reinstall package broken?
bart.plug at whiteley.org
Thu Aug 3 15:34:15 MDT 2006
On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 03:28:55PM -0600, Kenneth Burgener wrote:
> I accidentally deleted the /etc/init.d/samba script. I thought I could
> get it back by removing samba and reinstalling, but apt did not
> regenerate this file. What am I doing wrong?
> First I did
> # apt-get remove samba samba-common
> # apt-get clean
> # apt-get install samba
> But the samba script did not get recreated. Which step am I missing?
Let's see if my apt hat still fits...
Try a --purge with remove. I can't remember if you use this in addition to
"remove" or in place of it. Then when you install samba it may create
your missing script.
bart -- Bart Whiteley
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