installing eeepc-config returns error

Bug #294445 reported by Антон Бородин
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu EeePC Kernel

Bug Description

This is the "apt-get install eeepc-config" output:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 11.9kB of archives.
After this operation, 188kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 intrepid/eeepc eeepc-config 1.3-6 [11.9kB]
Fetched 11.9kB in 3s (3436B/s)
Selecting previously deselected package eeepc-config.
(Reading database ... 109026 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking eeepc-config (from .../eeepc-config_1.3-6_all.deb) ...
Setting up eeepc-config (1.3-6) ...
 Adding system startup for /etc/init.d/eeepc-config ...
   /etc/rc0.d/K85eeepc-config -> ../init.d/eeepc-config
   /etc/rc2.d/S15eeepc-config -> ../init.d/eeepc-config
   /etc/rc3.d/S15eeepc-config -> ../init.d/eeepc-config
   /etc/rc4.d/S15eeepc-config -> ../init.d/eeepc-config
   /etc/rc5.d/S15eeepc-config -> ../init.d/eeepc-config
 * Stopping ACPI services... [ OK ]
 * Loading ACPI modules... [ OK ]
 * Starting ACPI services... [ OK ]
 * Starting eeepc-config... invoke-rc.d: initscript eeepc-config, action "start" failed.
dpkg: error processing eeepc-config (--configure):
 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Hardware is Asus Eee PC 701 4G, Ubuntu 8.10, running kernel is latest eeepc-lean from's intrepid repo

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Darian Anthony Patrick (darianapatrick) wrote :

I encountered the same problem on the same exact hardware and Ubuntu release, but using the non-lean kernel from

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