[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#867256: monitoring-plugins-basic: fails to install: Error: The new file apt.cfg does not exist!

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Wed Jul 5 08:42:25 UTC 2017

Package: monitoring-plugins-basic
Version: 2.2-3
Severity: serious
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: piuparts
Control: affects -1 + nagios-nrpe-server


during a test with piuparts I noticed your package failed to install. As
per definition of the release team this makes the package too buggy for
a release, thus the severity.

>From the attached log (scroll to the bottom...):

  Selecting previously unselected package monitoring-plugins-basic.
(Reading database ... 4672 files and directories currently installed.)
  Preparing to unpack .../monitoring-plugins-basic_2.2-3_amd64.deb ...
  Unpacking monitoring-plugins-basic (2.2-3) ...
  Setting up monitoring-plugins-basic (2.2-3) ...
  Error: The new file apt.cfg does not exist!
  dpkg: error processing package monitoring-plugins-basic (--configure):
   subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
  Errors were encountered while processing:



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