Updater doesn't check size of partitions.

Bug #1786484 reported by Carlo Wood on 2018-08-10
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubuntu-release-upgrader (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

In my case I ran out of diskspace in /usr which required a temporary 4 GB of more data during upgrade. Things just start to fail, and I can tell you - then you are screwed. I find this unacceptable for a wide-spread official LTS upgrader.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
Package: ubuntu-release-upgrader-core 1:18.04.22
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-30.32-generic 4.15.18
Uname: Linux 4.15.0-30-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_modeset nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.20.9-0ubuntu7.2
Architecture: amd64
CrashDB: ubuntu
CurrentDesktop: KDE
Date: Fri Aug 10 15:14:33 2018
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-01-11 (941 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Kubuntu 14.04.3 LTS "Trusty Tahr" - Beta amd64 (20150805)
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: ubuntu-release-upgrader
Symptom: release-upgrade
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to bionic on 2018-08-09 (0 days ago)
mtime.conffile..etc.update-manager.release-upgrades: 2018-08-06T15:08:30.181962

Carlo Wood (carlo-alinoe) wrote :
tags: added: xenial2bionic
tags: added: third-party-packages
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