crashed during ubuntu update

Bug #148722 reported by cheesemp on 2007-10-03
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
scrollkeeper (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: rhythmbox

Failed to install latest update (7.10 beta)

ProblemType: Package
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Oct 2 20:51:26 2007
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 7.10
ErrorMessage: subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 134
Package: rhythmbox 0.11.2-0ubuntu4
PackageArchitecture: i386
SourcePackage: rhythmbox
Title: package rhythmbox 0.11.2-0ubuntu4 failed to install/upgrade: subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 134
Uname: Linux humptydumpty 2.6.22-12-generic #1 SMP Sun Sep 23 18:11:30 GMT 2007 i686 GNU/Linux

cheesemp (phil-cheesemp) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks for your bug report. The issue is due to scrollkeeper-update. Could you try to get a valgrind log for the crash (you can follow the instructions on

Changed in rhythmbox:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Incomplete
cheesemp (phil-cheesemp) wrote :

I've just reattempted an update and it succeeded installing the scrollkeeper-update this time. Its now failing on gimp_2.4.0~rc3-1ubuntu5_i386 (I've got a crash report I can send in if required). I was asked to run 'sudo apt-get install -f' which I did. This produced the following:

[sudo] password for cheesemp:
E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11 Resource temporarily unavailable)
E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it?
cheesemp@humptydumpty:~$ sudo apt-get install -f
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  libsuitesparse lp-solve refblas3 lapack3 feisty-session-splashes
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following extra packages will be installed:
Suggested packages:
  gimp-help-en gimp-help libgimp-perl gimp-data-extras
Recommended packages:
  gimp-gnomevfs gimp-libcurl
The following packages will be upgraded:
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B/3902kB of archives.
After unpacking 373kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
(Reading database ... 122568 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace gimp 2.4.0~rc3-1ubuntu4 (using .../gimp_2.4.0~rc3-1ubuntu5_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement gimp ...
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/gimp_2.4.0~rc3-1ubuntu5_i386.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite `/usr/share/doc/libgimp2.0/README', which is also in package libgimp2.0
dpkg-deb: subprocess paste killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I think this may be separate bug now, its that or my upgrade from 7.04 has gone wrong. Do you want me to file this as a separate bug or do you want further information?

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

This bug report is being closed due to your last comment regarding this being fixed with an update. For future reference you can manage the status of your own bugs by clicking on the current status in the yellow line and then choosing a new status in the revealed drop down box. You can learn more about bug statuses at .

If the gimp upgrade or upgrade of another package is still an issue, please feel free to file a new bug report.

Thank you again for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better.

Changed in scrollkeeper:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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