Comment 22 for bug 871083

I reinstalled fglrx ... now I get a login screen.
But when I log in I get 'Failed to load session "ubuntu"' and the only
button says 'Log Out"

On 10/23/11, John Hibbs <email address hidden> wrote:
> I was afraid of that. Now my computer no longer boots up to a login
> screen. The word ubuntu is displayed with some running dots, and then
> instead of a login screen the monitor complains that it has "no input
> signal".
>
> Now what?
>
> :-(
>
> On 10/23/11, SwaJime <email address hidden> wrote:
>> I accepted that "solution" and now I have no wine.
>>
>> --
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>> report.
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/871083
>>
>> Title:
>> package libpam-modules 1.1.3-2ubuntu1 failed to install/upgrade:
>> ErrorMessage: './usr/share/man/man8/pam_shells.8.gz' is different from
>> the same file on the system
>>
>> Status in “pam” package in Ubuntu:
>> Fix Committed
>> Status in “pam” source package in Oneiric:
>> Fix Committed
>>
>> Bug description:
>> SRU justification:
>> libpam-modules is not multiarch-coinstallable because of unexplained
>> misgeneration of compressed manpages on the buildds in a previous run.
>> This
>> makes it impossible to use pam authentication for foreign-arch software
>> due
>> to the uninstallable modules, and also causes unpleasant upgrade issues.
>>
>> Test case:
>> 1) on amd64, enable armel in addition to i386 as a foreign architecture
>> by
>> running:
>> echo 'foreign-architecture armel' >>
>> /etc/dpkg/dpkg.cfg.d/multiarch-armel
>> echo 'deb [arch=armel] http://ports.ubuntu.com/ubuntu-ports/ oneiric
>> main' >> /etc/apt/sources.list
>> apt-get update
>> 2) try to install libpam-modules for the other two architectures by
>> running 'apt-get install libpam-modules:i386 libpam-modules:armel'
>> 3) confirm that both packages fail to install.
>> 4) enable oneiric-proposed (including for armel above).
>> 5) try to install libpam-modules for all three architectures by running
>> 'apt-get install libpam-modules libpam-modules:i386 libpam-modules:armel'
>> 6) confirm that the packages install successfully.
>>
>> error while updating
>>
>> ProblemType: Package
>> DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
>> Package: libpam-modules 1.1.3-2ubuntu1
>> ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-11.50-generic 2.6.38.8
>> Uname: Linux 2.6.38-11-generic x86_64
>> NonfreeKernelModules: wl
>> ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu2
>> Architecture: amd64
>> Date: Sat Oct 8 18:57:52 2011
>> ErrorMessage: ErrorMessage: './usr/share/man/man8/pam_shells.8.gz' is
>> different from the same file on the system
>> InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Release amd64
>> (20110427.1)
>> SourcePackage: pam
>> Title: package libpam-modules 1.1.3-2ubuntu1 failed to install/upgrade:
>> ErrorMessage: './usr/share/man/man8/pam_shells.8.gz' is different from
>> the
>> same file on the system
>> UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to oneiric on 2011-10-09 (0 days ago)
>>
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>>
>
>
> --
> John Wesley Simpson
> SwaJime's Cove℠
> www.swajime.com
>

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www.swajime.com