update-manager crashed with Package linux-headers-3.8.0-17 isn't available in _run_in_dialog()

Bug #1177501 reported by Zan Dick on 2013-05-07
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
update-manager (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

I was given the choice to update a package that was unnamed and was roughly 17.81mbs. when I agreed to update the updater began but shortly after it could not find the package to update and an error was given

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.04
Package: update-manager 1:0.185
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.8.0-16.26-generic 3.8.5
Uname: Linux 3.8.0-16-generic i686
ApportVersion: 2.9.2-0ubuntu5
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue May 7 14:14:47 2013


ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/update-manager
 b'com.ubuntu.update-manager' b'first-run' b'false'
 b'com.ubuntu.update-manager' b'launch-time' b'1367947151'
InstallationDate: Installed on 2013-04-04 (33 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Release i386 (20121017.2)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python3.3
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python3 /usr/bin/update-manager --no-update --no-focus-on-map
 PATH=(custom, no user)
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/update-manager', '--no-update', '--no-focus-on-map']
SourcePackage: update-manager
Title: update-manager crashed with Package linux-headers-3.8.0-17 isn't available in _run_in_dialog()
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to raring on 2013-04-04 (33 days ago)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

Zan Dick (zandwd) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

That linux package version has been superseded. You should restart update-manager and it will check for new packages and then the latest one will be available for install.

I suspect there was some delay between the updated software being available dialog and your choosing to run the upgrade.

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