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genis200
May 31st, 2010, 02:03 PM
I was installing a TV application when the power went out. N
ow, I'm unable to install anything, and I get the error
installArchives() failed and
Errors were encountered while processing:
mythtv-database
mythtv-frontend
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
as well as
dpkg (subprocess): unable to execute installed post-removal script: Exec format error
dpkg: error processing mythtv-database (--remove):
subprocess installed post-removal script returned error exit status 2
Removing mythtv-frontend ...
dpkg (subprocess): unable to execute installed post-removal script: Exec format error
dpkg: error processing mythtv-frontend (--remove):
subprocess installed post-removal script returned error exit status 2
Errors were encountered while processing:
mythtv-database
mythtv-frontend
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

yeats
May 31st, 2010, 02:53 PM
try:


sudo apt-get -f install

which should fix the broken packages