FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.

» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Debian > Debian User

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-31-2010, 07:54 AM
Andrei Popescu
Default Successful install of nautilus-dropbox from Ubuntu deb leaves dependency error

On Vi, 30 iul 10, 18:36:38, Patrick Wiseman wrote:
> Hello, all:
> I installed the amd54 Ubuntu deb of nautilus-dropbox. In order to do
> that, I had to override a dependency problem:
> dpkg --force-depends-version -i nautilus-dropbox_0.6.3_amd64.deb
> (Reading database ... 230573 files and directories currently installed.)
> Preparing to replace nautilus-dropbox 0.6.3 (using
> nautilus-dropbox_0.6.3_amd64.deb) ...
> Unpacking replacement nautilus-dropbox ...
> dpkg: nautilus-dropbox: dependency problems, but configuring anyway as
> you requested:
> nautilus-dropbox depends on libnautilus-extension1 (>= 1:2.22.2); however:
> Version of libnautilus-extension1 on system is 2.30.1-1.
> Setting up nautilus-dropbox (0.6.3) ...
> Evidently the lib-nautilus package in testing is actually OK, being
> later than the one expected, which is why I felt confident in forcing
> the install.

I would not feel so confident in forcing dependencies on a package meant
to handle my files... You probably have a very good backup strategy,
including checking for corruption and such.

Offtopic discussions among Debian users and developers:

Thread Tools

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:52 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org