Vivid to Wily upgrade fails if /tmp to small

Bug #1527346 reported by David Favor on 2015-12-17
6
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubuntu-release-upgrader (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

This system was running a small tmpfs /tmp filesystem of 64M.

do-release-upgrade fails part way through, leaving system in partially upgraded state.

lsb_release -a report wily + no package upgrades occurred include kernel still at Vivid's level.

Reboot + apt-get update + apt-get upgrade + update-grub2 seems to fix problem.

Likely best to put some sort of check into upgrade process to ensure some amount of /tmp being free.

To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers