package libqt4-sql:i386 4:4.8.7+dfsg-5ubuntu2 failed to install/upgrade: package is in a very bad inconsistent state; you should reinstall it before attempting configuration

Bug #1594105 reported by Jean Dias on 2016-06-19
12
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
qt4-x11 (Ubuntu)
High
Unassigned

Bug Description

I was installing the Skype

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: libqt4-sql:i386 4:4.8.7+dfsg-5ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-21.37-generic 4.4.6
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sun Jun 19 08:56:22 2016
DuplicateSignature:
 package:libqt4-sql:i386:4:4.8.7+dfsg-5ubuntu2
 Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-0ubuntu3) ...
 dpkg: error processing package libqt4-sql:i386 (--configure):
  package is in a very bad inconsistent state; you should
ErrorMessage: package is in a very bad inconsistent state; you should reinstall it before attempting configuration
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-06-18 (0 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160420.1)
PackageArchitecture: i386
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.18.4ubuntu1.1
 apt 1.2.12~ubuntu16.04.1
SourcePackage: qt4-x11
Title: package libqt4-sql:i386 4:4.8.7+dfsg-5ubuntu2 failed to install/upgrade: package is in a very bad inconsistent state; you should reinstall it before attempting configuration
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Jean Dias (jeanmfdias) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in qt4-x11 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in qt4-x11 (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers