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Re: [trinity-users] upgrade Messup debian7 to debian9

From: Frank Lienhard <frank@...>
Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2018 19:48:13 +0100

On 03/17/2018 07:39 PM, Frank Lienhard wrote:
> 
> 
> On 03/17/2018 06:39 PM, Dr. Nikolaus Klepp wrote:
>> Am Samstag, 17. März 2018 schrieb Frank Lienhard:
>>> due to a misunderstanding with my co-admin, the following happend:
>>>
>>> the trinity sources where removed in the sources.list and afterwards 2
>>> Dist upgrades where performed:
>>>
>>> wheezy(7) -> jessie(8)
>>> jessie(8) -> strech(9)
>>>
>>> now I'm unable to get rid of the installed trinity packages:
>>>
>>> apt-get purge *-trinity
>>> Reading package lists... Done
>>> Building dependency tree
>>> Reading state information... Done
>>> E: Unable to locate package *-trinity
>>> E: Regex compilation error - Invalid preceding regular expression
>>> E: Couldn't find any package by regex '*-trinity'
>>>
>>> But there are installled packages:
>>> dpkg -l | grep trinity
>>> ii  akregator-trinity                     4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>>    amd64        RSS feed aggregator for KDE
>>> ii  amor-trinity                          4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>>    amd64        a Trinity creature for your desktop
>>> ii  ark-trinity                           4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0
>>>    amd64        graphical archiving tool for Trinity
>>> ii  arts-trinity                          4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+1
>>>    all          sound system from the official KDE release
>>> [lots more]
>>>
>>> Any advie, how to procede?
>>
>> # COLUMNS=1000 aptitude purge $(dpkg -l|grep trinity|awk '{print $2}')
> 
> OK, next solution from aptitude was better. Only some removes, from
> which most are re-installed as new version
Sadly, not quite done:

Removing konqueror-trinity (4:3.5.13.2-0debian7.0.0+0) ...
/var/lib/dpkg/info/konqueror-trinity.prerm: 5:
/var/lib/dpkg/info/konqueror-trinity.prerm:
/usr/sbin/update-alternatives: not found
dpkg: error processing package konqueror-trinity (--remove):
 subprocess installed pre-removal script returned error exit status 127
>>
>> or
>>
>> # COLUMNS=1000 aptitude purge $(dpkg -l|grep '4:3.5.13.2-0debian7'|awk '{print $2}')
>>
>>
>>
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