[ILUG] apt-get: 'Build-dependencies for foo could not be
diamond at skynet.ie
Thu Aug 3 15:01:21 IST 2006
On 03/08/06, Justin Mason <jm at jmason.org> wrote:
> the old package is from the marillat repository, way back when. Clearly
> I must have had the marillat apt repo in my sources.list at some stage.
> sudo apt-get remove libtheora0 , then a sudo apt-get install of all the
> packages that that removed, fixed it.
A slightly less painful way to do this is:
apt-get install libtheora0=0.0.0.alpha5-0ubuntu2
Apt will warn you that you're downgrading the package version, but
should work just fine.
> Thanks Stephen!
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