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Old 09-06-2007, 02:45 AM   #1
blackboab
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messed up : deleted /var/cache/debconf directory


I really messed up . I deleted /var/cache/debconf directory

now aptitude wont work

Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
debconf: DbDriver "config": could not open /var/cache/debconf/config.dat

is there any way i can restore this without a re-install (no i dont have a backup as its a fairly new system and its not fully configured yet ).
 
Old 09-06-2007, 02:31 PM   #2
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i found the solution

mkdir /var/cache/debconf

hehehehe

Last edited by blackboab; 09-06-2007 at 02:33 PM.
 
Old 02-02-2011, 04:01 AM   #3
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i found the solution

mkdir /var/cache/debconf

hehehehe
thanks, this actually worked for me!

(actually)
Code:
sudo mkdir /var/cache/debconf
 
Old 02-29-2012, 12:13 AM   #4
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Thanks so much blackboab... it worked for me as well :-)
 
  


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