[jitsi-dev] Broken package on Ubuntu


#1

Greetings folks,

I got the update notice, and tried upgrading.

I got the following in my terminal:

colan@tiger[Wed 9 10:00]% sudo aptitude full-upgrade
[sudo] password for colan:
The following packages will be upgraded:
  jitsi
1 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/20.0 MB of archives. After unpacking 180 kB will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n/?]
(Reading database ... 235605 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace jitsi 1.0-beta1-nightly.build.3689 (using
.../jitsi_1.0-beta1-nightly.build.3768_amd64.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement jitsi ...
dpkg-deb (subprocess): data: internal gzip read error: '<fd:0>: data error'
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess <decompress> returned error exit status 2
dpkg: error processing
/var/cache/apt/archives/jitsi_1.0-beta1-nightly.build.3768_amd64.deb
(--unpack):
subprocess dpkg-deb --fsys-tarfile returned error exit status 2
No apport report written because MaxReports is reached already
                                                              Processing
triggers for desktop-file-utils ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf.index...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Processing triggers for menu ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
/var/cache/apt/archives/jitsi_1.0-beta1-nightly.build.3768_amd64.deb
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
A package failed to install. Trying to recover:

Other info:
colan@tiger[Wed 9 10:01]% uname -a
Linux tiger 3.0.0-13-generic #21-Ubuntu SMP Mon Oct 17 20:18:51 UTC 2011
x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
colan@tiger[Wed 9 10:02]% cat /etc/issue
Ubuntu 11.10 \n \l

Thanks for all of your work on this!
-c.


#2

This usually happens when you get a broken download. Delete /var/cache/apt/archives/jitsi_1.0-beta1-nightly.build.3768_amd64.deb and run the update again.

      Lee

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On 11/09/2011 09:07 AM, Colan Schwartz wrote:

Unpacking replacement jitsi ...
dpkg-deb (subprocess): data: internal gzip read error: '<fd:0>: data error'
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess<decompress> returned error exit status 2