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Old 06-11-2007, 07:41 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2005
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Distribution: Kubuntu 6.06
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Upgrading KDE, now have broken packages

Tried to do an apt-get install kde earlier, on way to upgrading from 6.10 to Feisty 7.04, but Juk couldn't install because it needed a version of libgstreamer different to what I have, but it won't let me update it. Apt-get -f install gives me this:

dpkg: regarding .../libgstreamer0.10-0_0.10.12-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb containing libgstreamer0.10-0:
libgstreamer0.10-0 breaks libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10-0 (<< 0.10.11cvs20070110-0ubuntu5)
libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10-0 (version 0.10.10-1ubuntu1) is installed.
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/libgstreamer0.10-0_0.10.12-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb (--unpack):
installing libgstreamer0.10-0 would break libgstreamer-plugins-base0.10-0, and
deconfiguration is not permitted (--auto-deconfigure might help)
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

How do I fix this? I can't uninstall juk without removing kde-multimedia and if I try to do that it wants to remove kde.
Old 06-11-2007, 07:50 PM   #2
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Um scratch that, for some reason installing it in synaptic seemed to fix everything... why couldn't apt-get do that?


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