Aleksander A asked:
I tried to install nodejs and npm packages on my VDS with Debian Wheezy.
But not to compile source and by the laziness, I found instruction in the Internet to include jessie sources and install from it.
The installation didn’t complete and I even didn’t get nodejs and npm in my system.
But now I have this problem in my locale settings:
# locale locale: Cannot set LC_CTYPE to default locale: No such file or directory locale: Cannot set LC_MESSAGES to default locale: No such file or directory locale: Cannot set LC_ALL to default locale: No such file or directory LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8 ....
I deleted jessie souce from sourses list. Then update and upgrade system.
When I try to reinstall locales, I get this error, so some tailes from jessie still exists:
# apt-get install --reinstall locales Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done 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. The following information may help to resolve the situation: The following packages have unmet dependencies: locales : Depends: glibc-2.13-1 Depends: debconf (>= 0.5) but it is not going to be installed or debconf-2.0 E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.
Could you help me? What can I do?
Now this error appearse where often, especially during installation new packages.
I don’t know if it affect on other tasks, but I didn’t feel the influence still.
Whenever someone tells you to add sources from unstable or testing onto your stable system, you should ignore them and keep looking for another option. This is the #1 most common way Debian systems get broken.
To fix your system, change all your sources back to
wheezy, then run:
apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade
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