backend_helper.py crashed with Depends in _run(): python3-distupgrade (= 1:0.165) but it is not installed

Bug #1020240 reported by col reilly on 2012-07-02
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
update-notifier (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

tried a cli update via apt.
error happened. tried it via the gui. following error:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
python3-update-manager: Depends: python3-distupgrade but it is not installed
ubuntu-release-upgrader-core: Depends: python3-distupgrade (= 1:0.165) but it is not installed
ubuntu-release-upgrader-gtk: Depends: ubuntu-release-upgrader-core (= 1:0.165) but 1:0.165 is installed
Depends: python3-distupgrade (= 1:0.165) but it is not installed

apt-get install -f seems to fix it

ProblemType: Crash
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
Package: update-notifier-common 0.119ubuntu15
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-2.2-generic 3.5.0-rc4
Uname: Linux 3.5.0-2-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.2.5-0ubuntu1
Architecture: amd64
Date: Mon Jul 2 19:56:09 2012
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/update-notifier/backend_helper.py
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha amd64 (20120620)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/lib/update-notifier/backend_helper.py install_all_updates
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=en_GB:en
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_GB.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
PythonArgs: ['/usr/lib/update-notifier/backend_helper.py', 'install_all_updates']
SourcePackage: update-notifier
Title: backend_helper.py crashed with Depends in _run(): python3-distupgrade (= 1:0.165) but it is not installed
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo

col reilly (lupinehorror) wrote :
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
tags: added: running-unity
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in update-notifier (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
visibility: private → public
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