Bug#901185: me too

Eric Valette eric.valette at free.fr
Sun Jun 10 09:34:00 BST 2018

On 6/10/18 7:07 AM, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> On 2018-06-10 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni at jidanni.org> wrote:
>> Oops. I mean just:
>> Setting up exim4-config (4.91-5) ...
>> /etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf: line 26: dc_eximconfig_configtype: command not found
> Hello,
> Are you running bash (or other stuff) from experimental? IIRC there is
> some breakage there.

I was runnin experimental bash , reverted to unstable but it does not 
change anything (see below).

I'm just wondering with this line in exim4-config.postinst

line 330 :export dc_directives ${dc_directives}

apt-get -f install
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 13 not upgraded.
3 not fully installed or removed.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Setting up exim4-config (4.91-5) ...
/etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf: line 32: dc_eximconfig_configtype: 
command not found
/etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf: line 32: dc_eximconfig_configtype: 
command not found
dpkg: error processing package exim4-config (--configure):
  installed exim4-config package post-installation script subprocess 
returned error exit status 127
Setting up exim4-daemon-light (4.91-5) ...
Job for exim4.service failed because the control process exited with 
error code.
See "systemctl status exim4.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.
invoke-rc.d: initscript exim4, action "start" failed.
● exim4.service - LSB: exim Mail Transport Agent
    Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/exim4; generated)
    Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Sun 2018-06-10 10:28:22 
CEST; 12ms ago
      Docs: man:systemd-sysv-generator(8)
   Process: 5225 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/exim4 start (code=exited, status=127)

Jun 10 10:28:22 tri-yann4 systemd[1]: Starting LSB: exim Mail Transport 
Jun 10 10:28:22 tri-yann4 exim4[5225]: Starting 
MTA:/etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf: line 32: 
dc_eximconfig_configtype: command not found
Jun 10 10:28:22 tri-yann4 systemd[1]: exim4.service: Control process 
exited, code=exited status=127
Jun 10 10:28:22 tri-yann4 systemd[1]: exim4.service: Failed with result 
Jun 10 10:28:22 tri-yann4 systemd[1]: Failed to start LSB: exim Mail 
Transport Agent.
dpkg: error processing package exim4-daemon-light (--configure):
  installed exim4-daemon-light package post-installation script 
subprocess returned error exit status 1
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of exim4:
  exim4 depends on exim4-daemon-light | exim4-daemon-heavy | 
exim4-daemon-custom; however:
   Package exim4-daemon-light is not configured yet.
   Package exim4-daemon-heavy is not installed.
   Package exim4-daemon-custom is not installed.

dpkg: error processing package exim4 (--configure):
  dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
needrestart is being skipped since dpkg has failed
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

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# /etc/exim4/update-exim4.conf.conf
# Edit this file and /etc/mailname by hand and execute update-exim4.conf
# yourself or use 'dpkg-reconfigure exim4-config'
# Please note that this is _not_ a dpkg-conffile and that automatic changes
# to this file might happen. The code handling this will honor your local
# changes, so this is usually fine, but will break local schemes that mess
# around with multiple versions of the file.
# update-exim4.conf uses this file to determine variable values to replace
# the DEBCONFsomethingDEBCONF strings in the configuration template files.
# Most settings found in here do have corresponding questions in the
# Debconf configuration, but not all of them.
# This is a Debian specific file

dc_eximconfig_configtype dc_other_hostnames dc_local_interfaces dc_readhost dc_relay_domains dc_minimaldns dc_relay_nets dc_smarthost CFILEMODE dc_use_split_config dc_hide_mailname dc_mailname_in_oh dc_localdelivery=''

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