[Ubuntu Quantal]Update-manager cannot be opened

Bug #1055055 reported by Guybrush88 on 2012-09-23
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
aptdaemon (Ubuntu)
update-manager (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I just upgraded ubuntu to quantal and i cannot open update-manager. this is what i get with a terminal:

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/update-manager", line 115, in <module>
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/UpdateManager.py", line 164, in start_update
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/UpdateProgress.py", line 56, in __init__
    self.install_backend = get_backend(self.datadir, self.window_main)
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/backend/__init__.py", line 51, in get_backend
    from .InstallBackendAptdaemon import InstallBackendAptdaemon
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/backend/InstallBackendAptdaemon.py", line 11, in <module>
    from aptdaemon import client, errors
EOFError: EOF read where not expected

Edward Donovan (edward.donovan) wrote :

(I can't reproduce this yet.) I'm not yet sure if this is an exact dupe of bug 1055190, but that is the same error happening from software-properties-gtk. It may be aptdaemon's bug. Thanks.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in aptdaemon (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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