Installing Ubuntu 8.04 =>An insoluble problem occurred during the calculation of the levelling.

Bug #234645 reported by cyril on 2008-05-24
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
update-manager (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-panel

Translation of recieved messages:

1° Installing Ubuntu 8.04 =>An insoluble problem occurred during the calculation of the levelling.

2° Impossible to evaluate the updates necessary.


Translation of the last line of /var/log/dist-upgrade/main.log ( all /var/log/dist-upgrade in attachement )

>>>>>>>>2008-05-16 12:59:03,623 ERROR Dist-upgrade failed: An essential package should be suppressed'

Hope you find what you need
thank you fo all .

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat May 24 20:51:21 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 7.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-panel
Package: gnome-panel 1:2.20.1-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: gnome-panel --sm-client-id default1
ProcCwd: /home/pcbysurcouf
SourcePackage: gnome-panel
Uname: Linux pcbysurcouf-desktop 2.6.22-14-generic #1 SMP Tue Feb 12 07:42:25 UTC 2008 i686 GNU/Linux

cyril (cyril-vangelderen) wrote :
Evan (ev) wrote :

This is not a bug in the desktop CD installer. Moving to update-manager.

Changed in ubiquity:
status: New → Invalid
Michael Vogt (mvo) wrote :

Thanks for your bugreport.

Please add the "restricted" component to you /etc/apt/sources.list or remove nvidia-glx. update-manager does not upgrade your system because it has to remove nvidia-glx.

Changed in update-manager:
status: New → Incomplete
cyril (cyril-vangelderen) wrote :

Thanks to your assistance, I could update my system.
Thank-you very mutch.

Hew (hew) 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 . Thank you again for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. Feel free to submit any future bugs you may find.

Changed in update-manager:
status: Incomplete → Invalid
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