package update-manager 1:0.87.24 failed to install/upgrade: ErrorMessage: SystemError in cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

Bug #223451 reported by Andrés Álvarez Iglesias on 2008-04-28
This bug report is a duplicate of:  Bug #210481: gutsy->hardy upgrade problem. Edit Remove
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firefox (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: update-manager

Failed upgrading from 7.10 to 8.04

ProblemType: Package
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Apr 28 00:29:42 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ErrorMessage: ErrorMessage: SystemError in cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: update-manager 1:0.87.24
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: update-manager
Title: package update-manager 1:0.87.24 failed to install/upgrade: ErrorMessage: SystemError in cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Uname: Linux 2.6.24-16-generic i686

Michael Vogt (mvo) wrote :

Thanks for your bugreport. Please attach the files in /var/log/dist-upgrade to this bugreport.

Changed in update-manager:
status: New → Incomplete

Here is a package with these files. Thanks!

Markus Korn (thekorn) wrote :

Changed status to 'Triaged' as the requested information has been added

Changed in update-manager:
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

The cause of the failure is:
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Setting up firefox-2 (2.0.0.14+2nobinonly-0ubuntu1) ...

File '/usr/share/applications/gxine.desktop' contains invalid MIME type 'x-content/video-vcdx-content/video-vcd' that has more than one slash

Please restart any running Firefoxes, or you will experience problems.

cp: cannot stat `/usr/share/firefox-2/firefox-2-restart-required.update-notifier': No such file or directory

dpkg: error processing firefox-2 (--configure):

 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1

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Affecting to firefox

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