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Old 03-04-2005, 01:42 AM   #1
javierj
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dpkg-reconfigure base-config doesnt do nothing


i really dont know why.. but running from konsole in super user mode i type

dpkg-reconfigure base-config

and doesnt happens anything... it just lets pass a couple of seconds and then
doesnt do nothing... really why!!!???


that and another question related... how do U know what packages can be
dpkg-reconfigured.???
 
Old 03-04-2005, 03:04 AM   #2
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At a guess "dpkg" is used for software not the base installer.
Code:
 /usr/sbin/base-config
should work though.
As far as I've tried "dpkg" should work on anything that you have obtained from " apt-cache"
 
  


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