[Aptitude-devel] Bug#670479: 'aptitude update' stucks at communication with /usr/lib/apt/methods/http
mandyke at gmail.com
Sat May 12 02:23:37 UTC 2012
> Recently upgrading both package, I find 'aptitude update' seem to hang up.
> It seems that there are some problems of communication between
> aptitude and /usr/lib/apt/method/http. Using strace command,both aptitude and
> /usr/lib/apt/method/http stuck at select(1,,NULL,NULL...). They seems to wait
> for some message each other from pipes forever.
I can not reproduce this problem.
Please try updating apt and libapt-pkg4.12 to 0.9.3. There is a
bug fixed in that release which was causing other problems
between aptitude and the http method -- it may also help this one.
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