If you can get a hold of the actual .deb file, you might be able to
try dpkg -i --force-all file.deb and that should ignore the dependancy
On Apr 2, 2005 6:04 AM, Banibrata Dutta <banibrata.dutta@...> wrote:
> BTW, i tried the following options too...
> apt-get --ignore-hold install proto-base
> apt-get -m install proto-base
> apt-get --force-yes install proto-base
> but still am getting the broken dependency messages... any ideas would
> be very welcome.
> On Apr 2, 2005 12:59 AM, Banibrata Dutta <banibrata.dutta@...> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Firstly thanks for reply to my last post regarding using coLinux for
> > running kernel-2.2.
> > I've another question. I was trying to install the package
> > "proto-base" and found these errors...
> > <error-log>
> > # apt-get install proto-base
> > Reading Package Lists... Done
> > Building Dependency Tree... Done
> > Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> > requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> > distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
> > or been moved out of Incoming.
> > Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that
> > the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> > that package should be filed.
> > The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> > Sorry, but the following packages have unmet dependencies:
> > ocoe-sdk: Depends: kernel-image-2.4.18-686 but it is not installable
> > Depends: kernel-image-2.4.18-686-smp but it is not installable
> > Depends: kernel-headers-2.4.18-686 but it is not installable
> > </error-log>
> > i already have debian 3.0 (woody) which is
> > kernel-image-2.4.26-co-0.6.1, but i know that this package can use
> > this kernel, but don't have the corresponding kernel-header package.
> > where can i find it ? also, how can i get "apt-get" to "ignore the
> > dependency check" ?
> > thanks,
> > bani
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