[Bug 1024827] Re: Ubuntu installer crash can't overwrite compose.ARMSCII-8.inc

Colin Watson cjwatson at canonical.com
Mon Jul 16 10:49:56 UTC 2012


Jul 15 00:06:56 ubuntu ubiquity: Selecting previously unselected package console-setup-linux.
Jul 15 00:06:56 ubuntu ubiquity: Unpacking console-setup-linux (from .../console-setup-linux_1.76_all.deb) ...
Jul 15 00:06:56 ubuntu ubiquity: dpkg: error processing /cdrom//.Trash-1000/files/pool/main/c/console-setup/console-setup-linux_1.76_all.deb (--unpack):
Jul 15 00:06:56 ubuntu ubiquity:  trying to overwrite '/etc/console-setup/compose.ARMSCII-8.inc', which is also in package console-setup 1.76

I have no idea how you prepared this USB drive, but that package is from
Debian, not Ubuntu.  This looks like an error in the way you prepared
the drive, not an installer bug.

** Changed in: ubiquity (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Invalid

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Title:
  Ubuntu installer crash can't overwrite compose.ARMSCII-8.inc

Status in “ubiquity” package in Ubuntu:
  Invalid

Bug description:
  Installer crashed with the message.

  "tyring to overwrite '/etc/console-setup/compose.ARMSCII-8.inc', which
  is also in package console-setup 1.76."

  I was installing from the July 14th daily build iso from a usb thumb
  drive.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.10
  Package: ubiquity 2.11.15 [modified: lib/partman/automatically_partition/question]
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.5.0-4.4-generic 3.5.0-rc6
  Uname: Linux 3.5.0-4-generic x86_64
  ApportVersion: 2.3-0ubuntu4
  Architecture: amd64
  CasperVersion: 1.319
  Date: Sat Jul 14 18:07:25 2012
  InstallCmdLine: initrd=/casper/initrd.lz file=/cdrom/preseed/ubuntu.seed boot=casper only-ubiquity  quiet splash -- BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz
  LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal Quetzal" - Alpha amd64 (20120714.1)
  ProcEnviron:
   LANGUAGE=en_US.UTF-8
   TERM=linux
   PATH=(custom, no user)
   LANG=en_US.UTF-8
  SourcePackage: ubiquity
  UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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