package libnvidia-gl-390 (not installed) failed to install/upgrade: new libnvidia-gl-390:i386 package pre-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 2

Bug #1782642 reported by Danielle Ravenwing on 2018-07-19
20
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
nvidia-graphics-drivers-390 (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

I was trying to reinstall my nvidia drivers because my computer was overheating and they weren't working correctly. After I purged the old ones then attempted to reinstall I got this error.

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
Package: libnvidia-gl-390 (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-24.26-generic 4.15.18
Uname: Linux 4.15.0-24-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_modeset nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.20.9-0ubuntu7.2
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Jul 19 12:01:01 2018
ErrorMessage: new libnvidia-gl-390:i386 package pre-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 2
InstallationDate: Installed on 2018-07-03 (15 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Release amd64 (20180426)
Python3Details: /usr/bin/python3.6, Python 3.6.5, python3-minimal, 3.6.5-3ubuntu1
PythonDetails: /usr/bin/python2.7, Python 2.7.15rc1, python-minimal, 2.7.15~rc1-1
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.19.0.5ubuntu2
 apt 1.6.2
SourcePackage: nvidia-graphics-drivers-390
Title: package libnvidia-gl-390 (not installed) failed to install/upgrade: new libnvidia-gl-390:i386 package pre-installation script subprocess returned error exit status 2
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in nvidia-graphics-drivers-390 (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