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After upgrading Ubuntu from 11.04 to 11.10 (32bits) I'm having trouble with ATFTPD:

Anytime I'm starting atftpd I'm getting this error:

/etc/default/atftpd: 2: Syntax error: Unterminated quoted string

Anytime I'm trying to install/remove any package (apt-get or Ubuntu Software Center) I'm getting this error:

Setting up atftpd (0.7.dfsg-10) ...

/etc/default/atftpd: 2: Syntax error: Unterminated quoted string

dpkg: error processing atftpd (--configure):

subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 2

Errors were encountered while processing:

atftpd

E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

Any ideas? Thanks!!

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First try

sudo apt-get install -f

If that fails, try to remove the package

sudo dpkg --remove --force-all atftpd

If that fails, manually remove

cd /var/lib/dpkg/info
sudo rm -f atftpd.*

Then

sudo dpkg --remove --force-remove-reinstreq atftpd
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