apt-get install make fails
Topic: apt-get install make fails
started by: Nick_Stone
Posted by Nick_Stone on Dec. 18 2006,18:10Hello,
I'm trying to install make.
I've already installed gcc. wich is ok.
but when i try installing make using; apt-get install make
i get the error:
Trying to overwrite /bin/chmod
/usr/bin/dpkg error code (1)
the errors apparantly occured during installation of fileutils
Suggestions anyone? please.....
Posted by cmanb on Dec. 18 2006,23:23How are you running DSL? LiveCD? Hard drive install?
Did you load gnu-utils.unc before trying to install?
Posted by Nick_Stone on Dec. 19 2006,06:33Running from harddrive.
Ran the "Upgrade to gnu utils" from Apps-->Tools
hmm.... Think I got it to work now though....
The thing is. I was trying to install it through apt-get and synaptics, wich didn't work. But when I ran it through MyDSL Extensions it worked perfectly.
(Thought I might say that in here in case anybody else tried it the other way and failed)