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Old 04-22-2004, 06:52 PM   #1
bassclarinet
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Dynamic MMap ran out of room +APT


Hi,

sorry I just asked this and found the solution. if any one has the same prob, see:

http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel.../msg01715.html

Last edited by bassclarinet; 04-22-2004 at 07:06 PM.
 
Old 12-26-2008, 07:21 PM   #2
Lillioan Martinez
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Dynamic MMap

how do I create a directory?
how do I find a directory?
this is what I got:
[~]# var/lib/dpkg/status
-su: var/lib/dpkg/status: No such file or directory
[~]# create apt.conf
-su: create: command not found
[~]# /etc/apt/apt.conf
/etc/apt/apt.conf: line 1: APT:efault-Release: command not found
/etc/apt/apt.conf: line 2: APT::Cache-Limit: command not found
/etc/apt/apt.conf: line 3: APT::Get::Purge: command not found
/etc/apt/apt.conf: line 4: Acquire::cdrom::Mount: command not found
[~]# apt::Cache-Limit 16777216
-su: apt::Cache-Limit: command not found
[~]#
 
Old 12-26-2008, 07:34 PM   #3
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The cache limit hack is mainly for people who don't understand the real source of the problem, ... a messed up /etc/sources.list file, or a poorly planned partitioning scheme.
 
Old 12-26-2008, 08:46 PM   #4
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I agree with rickh about it being a hack.
Post the contents of your /etc/apt/sources.list so we can see if that is the problem.

And here is a link to help you with some basic CLI commands. To learn about any command type:
Code:
man "command"
apropos is very useful. To learn about it type:
Code:
man apropos
For example, try:
Code:
apropos make
If you look through the list generated you will see the command to create a directory.
 
  


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