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Comment 0 for bug 226467

Krotow (krotow) wrote :

Binary package hint: update-manager

Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Kubuntu 7.10 (gutsy)

Error, on networked version upgrade to 8.04 LTS (heron), launched from Adept. Upgrade manager reported errors on hal and hwdb package upgrade. Affected packages was:

hal
hal-cups-utils
hwdb-client-common
hwdb-client-kde

Error part from /var/log/dist-upgrade/main.log

ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hal': 'subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hal-cups-utils': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
DEBUG running apport_pkgfailure() hal-cups-utils: dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hal-cups-utils': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hwdb-client-common': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
DEBUG running apport_pkgfailure() hwdb-client-common: dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hwdb-client-common': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hwdb-client-kde': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
DEBUG running apport_pkgfailure() hwdb-client-kde: dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: 'hwdb-client-kde': 'dependency problems - leaving unconfigured'
ERROR SystemError from cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
WARNING cache.commit() raised a SystemError but pkg_failures count is 0
DEBUG running apport_pkgfailure() update-manager: SystemError in cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

apt-cache policy report:

hal:
  Installed: 0.5.11~rc2-1ubuntu8
  Candidate: 0.5.11~rc2-1ubuntu8
  Version table:
 *** 0.5.11~rc2-1ubuntu8 0
        500 http://ftp.linux.edu.lv hardy-proposed/main Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     0.5.11~rc2-1ubuntu7 0
        500 http://ftp.linux.edu.lv hardy/main Packages
hal-cups-utils:
  Installed: 0.6.13+svn86-0ubuntu4
  Candidate: 0.6.13+svn86-0ubuntu4
  Version table:
 *** 0.6.13+svn86-0ubuntu4 0
        500 http://ftp.linux.edu.lv hardy/main Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
hwdb-client-common:
  Installed: 0.6.14
  Candidate: 0.6.14
  Version table:
 *** 0.6.14 0
        500 http://ftp.linux.edu.lv hardy/universe Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
hwdb-client-kde:
  Installed: 0.6.14
  Candidate: 0.6.14
  Version table:
 *** 0.6.14 0
        500 http://ftp.linux.edu.lv hardy/universe Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

I expected, that something was happen with HAL. I already has problem with USB stick, that mounts only on system restart or manually by pmount, cause unknown.

Upgrade log files from /var/log/dist-upgrade is attached below.

ProblemType: Package
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun May 4 15:23:48 2008
Dependencies:

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 None [modified: /var/lib/dpkg/info/update-manager.list]
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: update-manager
Title: package update-manager None [modified: /var/lib/dpkg/info/update-manager.list] failed to install/upgrade: ErrorMessage: SystemError in cache.commit(): E:Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
Uname: Linux 2.6.22-14-generic i686