[Grml] error when using aptitude for upgrade

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Mon Mar 26 22:24:02 CEST 2007

* Andreas Kalex <Andreas.Kalex at gmx.de> [20070326 22:15]:

> since 2 days I get an error when upgrading packages via aptitude

> Reading package fields... Done
> Reading package status... Done
> Retrieving bug reports... 0%

> Error retrieving bug reports
> Retry downloading bug information?[Y/n]?

> Answering yes will not work.
> What/Where is the problem?

The interface (IIRC the soap one) to bugs.debian.org is down


,---- [ % grml-tips apt-listbugs ]
| Run apt-get but disable apt-listchanges:
| Upgrade system but disable apt-listbugs:
| APT_LISTBUGS_FRONTEND=none apt-get ...

Don't want to use apt-listbugs at all? (I personally love it.)

# apt-get --purge remove apt-listbugs

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