Comment 92 for bug 122560

cmnorton (octopusgrabbus) wrote :

While trying to download the solution posted here:

I got a failure to install, and now I cannot clean up. I would love a suggestion on how to get out of this.

sudo apt-get install -f
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages will be REMOVED:
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B of archives.
After unpacking 8405kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
(Reading database ... 96753 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.22-10-generic ...
FATAL: Could not open '/boot/': No such file or directory
update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-2.6.22-10-generic
Cannot find /lib/modules/2.6.22-10-generic
update-initramfs: failed for /boot/initrd.img-2.6.22-10-generic
dpkg: error processing linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.22-10-generic (--remove):
 subprocess post-removal script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)