[Aptitude-devel] Bug#701946: aptitude: Internal error: no filename for <package>:amd64 after a failed install

Daniel Dickinson cshore at neomailbox.net
Sat Mar 2 01:57:30 UTC 2013

On 28/02/13 09:59 PM, Daniel Hartwig wrote:
> On 1 March 2013 10:49, Daniel Dickinson <debian at cshore.neomailbox.net> wrote:
>> Package: aptitude
>> Version:
>> Severity: normal
>> If an install fails, subsequent attempts to install the package get
>> the red Internal Error dialog with 'no filename for <package>:amd64'
>> after a failed install
> Hi
> You get this for any package that fails to install?
> Please give a concrete example, i.e. package name–version, source, and
> exactly the error message when the installation fails.

This happens with any of the packages I have tried to reinstall. For
example, if ccrypt is already installed, the emacs23 amd64 23.4+1-4 will
fail to install.  If you subsequently attempt a reinstall you will see
"E:  Internal error, No file name for emacs23:amd64".



<erno> hm. I've lost a machine.. literally _lost_. it responds to ping,
it works completely, I just can't figure out where in my apartment it

More information about the Aptitude-devel mailing list