apt-get won't install perl
Topic: apt-get won't install perl
started by: DrWho
Posted by DrWho on Dec. 29 2003,12:27Hi,
when I do "apt-get install perl" I get the following
Sorry, but the following packages have unmet dependencies:
perl: Depends: perl-base (= 5.6.1-8.3) but 5.8.2-2 is to be installed
E: Sorry, broken packages
How can I fix this?
Posted by John on Dec. 29 2003,12:57Try switching the apt list over to testing from stable.
Posted by DrWho on Dec. 29 2003,14:00Thanks John, I used "apt-get -t unstable install perl"
Seems to have worked!