View Full Version : [ubuntu] how to correct installed packeges with umet dependancies

May 31st, 2008, 06:36 PM
i tried to install bluemarine on ubuntu it tried to install sun jre but it hangs for 5 hrs while configuring it .since then i am unable to install any thing like any *.deb file it say synaptic is already running and it says

E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.
E: _cache->open() failed, please report.

how to use this command .it must be used in terminal kinldy write a scpript and my software update manager also shows red exclamation mark too

May 31st, 2008, 06:54 PM
You need to run

sudo dpkg --configure -a
from terminal: Applications->Accessories->Terminal

May 31st, 2008, 07:04 PM
you Need To Run

sudo Dpkg --configure -a
From Terminal: Applications->accessories->terminal