apt reinstall package broken?
kenneth at mail1.ttak.org
Thu Aug 3 16:15:34 MDT 2006
Roberto Mello wrote:
> Removing/reinstalling the package just to get one missing file is
> overkill. I can think of several possibly better options:
> 2) apt-get --reinstall install samba-common (Re-Install packages that are
> already installed and at the newest version)
If there is a less destructive way, I am all for that.
I tried the --reinstall option, but that did not recreate the file. I
will experiment with the other two options and see if either of those
work. This would be good information for future reference.
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