command line upgrade from 7.10 to 8.04 fails

Bug #230503 reported by cogwheel on 2008-05-14
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
update-manager (Ubuntu)
Rolf Leggewie

Bug Description

Binary package hint: update-manager

Could not install the upgrades

The upgrade aborts now. Your system could be in an unusable state. A
recovery will run now (dpkg --configure -a).

Please report this bug against the 'update-manager' package and
include the files in /var/log/dist-upgrade/ in the bugreport.
installArchives() failed

Files attached as requested.

cogwheel (maorlando) wrote :
Changed in update-manager:
status: New → Confirmed
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Found in main.log:

2008-05-14 13:22:04,740 ERROR got an error from dpkg for pkg: '': 'subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
2008-05-14 13:22:04,740 DEBUG running apport_pkgfailure() subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1

Changed in update-manager:
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

This ticket is tagged gutsy2hardy, an upgrade path that is no longer supported. Is there still anything left that needs to be done in a later release?

Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Rolf Leggewie (r0lf)
status: Triaged → Incomplete
Rolf Leggewie (r0lf) wrote :

Gutsy to Hardy is no longer supported. Please open a new ticket if you experience something similar in a later release.

Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Won't Fix
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