Problem reporting problem "Problem in file-roller"

Asked by Niklas Andersson

Tried to compress a directory in GNOME 2.28. (Karmic) Didn't work and Apport fired up. Tried to report the problem but got error:

"Problem in file-roller"

you have some obsolete package versions installed. Please upgrade the following packages and check if the problem still occurs:

libc, python2.6, python2.6-minimal

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arky (arky) said :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This bug did not have a package associated with it, which is important for ensuring that it gets looked at by the proper developers. You can learn more about finding the right package at I have classified this bug as a bug in file-roller

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Sebastien Bacher (seb128) said :

the error you mention is an apport one asking to install current versions before reporting a bug, changing to a question that's not a bug

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marcobra (Marco Braida) (marcobra) said :

Please try to check if it is full updated and or update your system...

Open a Terminal from the menu Applications → Accessories → Terminal and type:
(if the system ask you a password give your user password, you will not see nothing when you type it, then press enter)

sudo dpkg --configure -a
sudo apt-get -f install
sudo apt-get --fix-missing install
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get autoremove

and to reboot your pc

sudo reboot

Hope this helps

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