recovery mode: recovery-menu linke 75: file or directory not found

Bug #1767685 reported by Hadmut Danisch on 2018-04-28
10
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
friendly-recovery (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Hi,

I just installed a Ryzen 7 machine with Lubuntu 18.04, no modifications so far, just as it was installed with lubuntu alternative.

After booting, the system came up normally. I then tried to reboot into recovery mode to check a problem (disk LED continuously blinking) and noticed that recovery mode does not work:

- reboot, choose recovery mode at the grub prompt

- get into the recovery options menu and choose to enable networking and mount the root disk writeable

some steps are performed, but after "[ OK ] Reached target Sound Card" the system hangs.

There's one error message (in german):

/lib/recovery-mode/recovery-menu: line 75: /etc/default/rcS: file or directory not found

regards

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. It seems that your bug report is not filed about a specific source package though, rather it is just filed against Ubuntu in general. It is important that bug reports be filed about source packages so that people interested in the package can find the bugs about it. You can find some hints about determining what package your bug might be about at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bugs/FindRightPackage. You might also ask for help in the #ubuntu-bugs irc channel on Freenode.

To change the source package that this bug is filed about visit https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/1767685/+editstatus and add the package name in the text box next to the word Package.

[This is an automated message. I apologize if it reached you inappropriately; please just reply to this message indicating so.]

tags: added: bot-comment
Paul White (paulw2u) on 2018-04-29
affects: ubuntu → friendly-recovery (Ubuntu)
tags: added: bionic
tags: added: rls-bb-incoming
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

This may be a duplicate of bug 1766872 where "enable network does not work in recovery mode".

tags: added: id-5afda4808a6112ca3bf0dc0a

It's not quite a duplicate, because this message appears before the network option is even attempted -- it's a bug in the menu code; but we'll mark it as a duplicate anyway as it's only really apparent when people pick the "network" option.

We're working on fixing all that, including the network option.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in friendly-recovery (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers