Removal of dpkg by mistake

Removal of dpkg by mistake

Posted By: pmietlicki

Published to Linux on Jun 04, 2015

You remove the dpkg package so you cannot install any new package

The solution is to download it fom (https://www.debian.org/distrib/packages or, if ubuntu, http://packages.ubuntu.com/)

Extract it :

tar x dpkg_1.10.18_i386.deb

Then copy the dpkg binary to /usr/bin :

cp dpkg /usr/bin

Tags: Debian

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