package rsyslog 5.8.6-1ubuntu8.4 failed to install/upgrade: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127

Bug #1191301 reported by sugata on 2013-06-15
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Bug Description

 sudo apt-get upgradeReading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages have been kept back:
  linux-generic-pae linux-headers-generic-pae linux-image-generic-pae
The following packages will be upgraded:
  cups
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/1,281 kB of archives.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 445284 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace cups 1.5.3-0ubuntu6 (using .../cups_1.5.3-0ubuntu8_i386.deb) ...
/usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: 1: /usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: /sbin/runlevel: not found
/etc/init.d/cups: 82: /etc/init.d/cups: stop: not found
invoke-rc.d: initscript cups, action "stop" failed.
dpkg: warning: subprocess old pre-removal script returned error exit status 127
dpkg - trying script from the new package instead ...
/usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: 1: /usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: /sbin/runlevel: not found
/etc/init.d/cups: 82: /etc/init.d/cups: stop: not found
invoke-rc.d: initscript cups, action "stop" failed.
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/cups_1.5.3-0ubuntu8_i386.deb (--unpack):
 subprocess new pre-removal script returned error exit status 127
/usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: 1: /usr/sbin/invoke-rc.d: /sbin/runlevel: not found
Errors were encountered while processing:
 /var/cache/apt/archives/cups_1.5.3-0ubuntu8_i386.deb
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: rsyslog 5.8.6-1ubuntu8.4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-41.66-generic-pae 3.2.42
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-41-generic-pae i686
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu17.3
AptOrdering: rsyslog: Configure
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat Jun 15 19:33:31 2013
DuplicateSignature: package:rsyslog:5.8.6-1ubuntu8.4:subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127
ErrorMessage: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release i386 (20120423)
MarkForUpload: True
SourcePackage: rsyslog
Title: package rsyslog 5.8.6-1ubuntu8.4 failed to install/upgrade: subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 127
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

sugata (duttasugata) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
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