Re: repairing damage to package manager
- Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:22:06 -0400
- From: songbird <songbird@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: repairing damage to package manager
Chuck Hallenbeck wrote:
> I presume you are suggesting using wget to retrieve the missing
> packages after identifying their URL's?
if you haven't cleared /var/cache/apt/archives you
can check what is in there by:
$ ls /var/cache/apt/archives/*.deb | grep apt and
see what versions are showing up.
then if they are still there you can try
dpkg -i on the latest versions