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dpkg problem

Postby Amon » 2020-11-08 20:56

I am trying to install the cuda repo from nvidia's website for cuda 11-1 deb(local) for debian 10. After downloading the deb file, sudo dpkg -i produces:
owner@debian:~/cuda$ sudo dpkg -i cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local_11.1.1-455.32.00-1_amd64.deb
[sudo] password for owner:
(Reading database ... 316992 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local_11.1.1-455.32.00-1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local (11.1.1-455.32.00-1) over (11.1.1-455.32.00-1) ...
dpkg-deb (subprocess): cannot copy archive member from 'cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local_11.1.1-455.32.00-1_amd64.deb' to decompressor pipe: unexpected end of file or stream
dpkg-deb (subprocess): decompressing archive member: lzma error: unexpected end of input
dpkg-deb: error: <decompress> subprocess returned error exit status 2
dpkg: error processing archive cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local_11.1.1-455.32.00-1_amd64.deb (--install):
cannot copy extracted data for './var/cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local/libcufft-11-1_10.3.0.105-1_amd64.deb' to '/var/cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local/libcufft-11-1_10.3.0.105-1_amd64.deb.dpkg-new': unexpected end of file or stream
Errors were encountered while processing:
cuda-repo-debian10-11-1-local_11.1.1-455.32.00-1_amd64.deb



This install was working earlier in a previous attempt, I uninstalled it, then attempted to reinstall it, but since then I may have accidently deleted something important to dpkg, that part I'm not sure. I would appreciate any help on this issue.

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Re: dpkg problem

Postby stevepusser » 2020-11-08 23:33

That error is due to a corrupted deb file download.
Try again.
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