run Expect in Netsight

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Hi,

I've tried to follow the below KB article to run Expect on my Netsight 6.3 ...
https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/How_To/How-to-disable-enable-wireless-services-du...

The problem is I get the following error if I install the expect package...

root@netsightvienna.mywlan.at:~$ apt-get install expect
Reading package lists... 0%
Reading package lists... 100%
Reading package lists... Done 
Building dependency tree... 0%
Building dependency tree... 0%
Building dependency tree... 50%
Building dependency tree... 50%
Building dependency tree        
Reading state information... 0%
Reading state information... 1%

Reading state information... Done You might want to run 'apt-get -f install' to correct these:
The following packages have unmet dependencies:
bind9 : Depends: libbind9-80 (= 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.6) but 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.8 is to be installed
         Depends: libdns81 (= 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.6) but 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.8 is to be installed
         Depends: libisc83 (= 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.6) but 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.8 is to be installed
         Depends: libisccfg82 (= 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.6) but 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.8 is to be installed
         Depends: liblwres80 (= 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.6) but 1:9.8.1.dfsg.P1-4ubuntu0.8 is to be installed
e2fsprogs : PreDepends: e2fslibs (= 1.42-1ubuntu2) but 1.42-1ubuntu2.2 is to be installed
expect : Depends: tcl8.5 (>= 8.5.0) but it is not going to be installed
E: Unmet dependencies. Try 'apt-get -f install' with no packages (or specify a solution).
root@netsightvienna.mywlan.at:~$ 



Could someone tell me how to solve that....

Thanks,
Ron
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Karthikeyan M, Systems Engineer

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This is a generic ubuntu problem, I have faced in my another ubuntu system while installing bind9.
apt-get clean
apt-get update
apt-get -f 
to install dep mods, then start installing packages.
Refer here : http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1580857
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Thanks, now the installation of the Expect package was a success BUT still the script doesn't run...

root@netsightvienna.mywlan.at:/usr/local/Enterasys_Networks/NetSight/scripts$ ./wlanshut.exp 10.12.0.1 mypassissecret PS4 disable

-bash: ./wlanshut.exp: /usr/bin/expect^M: bad interpreter: No such file or directory

root@netsightvienna.mywlan.at:/usr/local/Enterasys_Networks/NetSight/scripts$

So if there is a simple fix for it I'd appreciate some help... 
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Check your line breaks... Google sent me here:  http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2920416/configure-bin-shm-bad-interpreter
Unless, of course, you've already done that :)

Edited with a better link.
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Thanks Drew, exactly what I've missed !!!

Ron