[pkg-wine-party] Bug#732579: wine64: Wine64 wont purge

Ben Whyall ben at whyall-systems.co.uk
Wed Dec 18 23:28:32 UTC 2013

Package: wine64
Version: 1.6.1-5
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,

When trying to purge wine64 the following happens 

The following packages will be REMOVED:  
0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 71 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B of archives. After unpacking 3,412 kB will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n/?] y
(Reading database ... 325470 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing wine64 (1.6.1-5) ...
update-alternatives: error: no alternatives for wine
dpkg: error processing package wine64 (--purge):
 subprocess installed pre-removal script returned error exit status 2
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
A package failed to install.  Trying to recover:

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 3.11-2-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages wine64 depends on:
ii  libc6              2.17-97
pn  libwine            <none>
pn  libwine-gecko-1.4  <none>
ii  x11-utils          7.7+1

wine64 recommends no packages.

wine64 suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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