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Present 01-03-2009 01:11 PM

netpkg won't start
Here is command line:


dawgie[~]$ sudo xnetpkg

We trust you have received the usual lecture from the local System
Administrator. It usually boils down to these three things:

    #1) Respect the privacy of others.
    #2) Think before you type.
    #3) With great power comes great responsibility.

Sorry, try again.
Sorry, try again.
Sorry, try again.
sudo: 3 incorrect password attempts
dawgie[~]$ su
root[dawgie]# xnetpkg
Can't locate ZW/Netpkg/ in @INC (@INC contains:
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl .) at
/usr/sbin/xnetpkg line 20.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at
/usr/sbin/xnetpkg line 20.

Note that sudo does not seem to be working properly whereas su does!

repo 01-03-2009 01:16 PM


You need to give the user the right to use sudo in
/etc/sudoers using visudo

# sudoers file.
# This file MUST be edited with the 'visudo' command as root.
# User privilege specification
root ALL=(ALL) ALL

gapan 01-04-2009 07:00 AM

The problem is that you mixed current and snapshot repositories. You should either downgrade everything to current or upgrade everything to snapshot (which should become 5.4 soon). There is a guide in the Zenwalk wiki to help you with upgrading.

Present 01-04-2009 03:43 PM

tyvm gapan.. will do immediatly! wondered why it was hosed right after I found a repository that had the most current hplip version. lol. that explains it :D

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