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error apt --fix-broken install

Post by tdwebste » Sat Feb 01, 2020 11:27 am

The systems is working.
And I can get by with command line vi
I don't need to install vim-gtk
Can I just ignore this error?

Trying to install vim-gtk
sudo apt-get install vim-gtk

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
You might want to run 'apt --fix-broken install' to correct these.
The following packages have unmet dependencies:

When I run apt --fix-broken install

sudo apt --fix-broken install
The following additional packages will be installed:
raspberrypi-bootloader raspberrypi-kernel
The following packages will be upgraded:
raspberrypi-bootloader raspberrypi-kernel

Do you want to continue? [Y/n] Y
Reading changelogs... Done
(Reading database ... 53792 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../raspberrypi-kernel_1.20190819~stretch-1_armhf.deb ...
Adding 'diversion of /boot/bcm2708-rpi-b-plus.dtb to /usr/share/rpikernelhack/bcm2708-rpi-b-plus.dtb by rpikernelhack'
dpkg-divert: error: error checking '/boot/bcm2708-rpi-b-plus.dtb': Read-only file system
Adding 'diversion of /boot/bcm2708-rpi-b.dtb to /usr/share/rpikernelhack/bcm2708-rpi-b.dtb by rpikernelhack'

This repeated Read-only file system error prevents the fixing the package error

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Re: error apt --fix-broken install

Post by Doug » Sun Feb 02, 2020 7:46 pm

Why do you want to install vim-gtk?

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