Bug#410713: [xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#410713: libxml2-dev unmet
dependencies won't install
mh at glandium.org
Mon Feb 12 20:49:04 UTC 2007
On Mon, Feb 12, 2007 at 12:10:54PM -0800, wbd <wbd at caltech.edu> wrote:
> Package: libxml2-dev
> Version: 2.6.16-7
> I've been trying to install libxml2-dev on sarge using apt-get as follows
> sudo apt-get install libxml2-dev
> I get the following as output
> Reading Package Lists...
> Building Dependency Tree...
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
> distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
> or been moved out of Incoming.
> Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that
> the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> that package should be filed.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> libxml2-dev: Depends: libxml2 (= 2.6.16-7) but 2.6.20-1 is to be
This dependency is obviously correct, there must be something wrong with
your setup. Could you try apt-cache policy libxml2 and give its result ?
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