Comment 17 for bug 974765

Richard Senior (r-senior) wrote :

I've followed these two steps of James's solution

$ sudo rm /usr/sbin/update-initramfs
$ sudo dpkg-divert --rename --remove /usr/sbin/update-initramfs

and can confirm that my problem machine also boots correctly with the 3.2.0-23 kernel reinstated by reinstalling linux-generic, linux-headers-generic and linux-image-generic.