I can't continue until I solve this bug, I've tried removing the dpkg so it redownloads it but it still has this error when trying to dist-upgrade, or now, apt-get -f install.
root@hayek:~# apt-get -f install Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Correcting dependencies... Done [Omitted outout] The following NEW packages will be installed: cpp-4.6 gcc-4.6 libvlccore5 linux-headers-3.2.0-3-amd64 linux-headers-amd64 The following packages will be upgraded: vlc vlc-data 2 upgraded, 5 newly installed, 1 to remove and 486 not upgraded. 1346 not fully installed or removed. Need to get 0 B/19.3 MB of archives. After this operation, 39.9 MB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Reading changelogs... Done (Reading database ... 204688 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to replace vlc 1.1.3-1squeeze6 (using .../vlc_1%3a2.0.3-dmo2_amd64.deb) ... Unpacking replacement vlc ... dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/vlc_1%3a2.0.3-dmo2_amd64.deb (--unpack): trying to overwrite '/usr/share/doc/vlc', which is also in package vlc-data 1.1.3-1squeeze6 Processing triggers for man-db ... Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/vlc_1%3a2.0.3-dmo2_amd64.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
does anyone know what to do?