emacs24 ERROR: install script from ilisp package failed

Bug #1066560 reported by martin suc on 2012-10-14
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ilisp (Debian)
Fix Released
ilisp (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I have tried to install package emacs24 within following error:

Install ilisp for emacs24
install/ilisp: Handling install for emacsen flavor emacs24
ERROR: install script from ilisp package failed
dpkg: error processing emacs24 (--configure):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu 12.10
Release: 12.10

apt-cache policy emacs24
  Installed: 24.1+1-2ubuntu3
  Candidate: 24.1+1-2ubuntu3
  Version table:
 *** 24.1+1-2ubuntu3 0
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ quantal/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

apt-cache policy ilisp
  Installed: 5.12.0+cvs.2004.12.26-17
  Candidate: 5.12.0+cvs.2004.12.26-17
  Version table:
 *** 5.12.0+cvs.2004.12.26-17 0
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ quantal/universe amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

ilisp properly installed.


era (era) wrote :

By the looks of it, the culprit is ilisp, not emacs24. Hence, reassigning. See also LP bug #154205 which was closed when ilisp was removed from Hardy (!) but apparently never really analyzed.

affects: emacs24 (Ubuntu) → ilisp (Ubuntu)
Changed in ilisp (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in ilisp (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ilisp (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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