[Wine] failure of status 127
frapietra at alice.it
Fri Jun 16 23:20:44 CDT 2006
With 32bit etch debian, following an yesterday:
#aptitude update (and upgrade)
As you migth remember, I got the error "failure of status 127" as on last June
10 (on that occasion following apt-get update and upgrade)
At that time the remedy was:
#apt-get remove libwine
#apt-get install libwine
Now I prefer aptitude or dselect, so that yesterday
#aptiture update (and upgrade), by which much of wine was modified (I did not
take notice of) I got the same error 127, and applications did not launch.
The remedy was:
#aptiture remove libwine
Downgrading wine [0.9.12-1 testing now) -> 0.9.12~winehq1-1 (<NULL>)
libwine will be removed
(bear in mind that I had from the beginning installed winetools).
Without reinstalling libwine, now my two absolutely-necessary-for-my-work
applications are working again. The font has changed but may be improved.
That's to let you know.
Finally, because of repeated failures in a few days, would it (with etch) be
advisable to stop updating/upgrading wine for a while? It is a question of
safety (for pepole like me who need wine for their daily work) not a
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