[Bug 1389620] Re: software-updater refuses to upgrade, needs a button to clean /boot
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Fri May 27 15:44:04 UTC 2016
*** This bug is a duplicate of bug 1460396 ***
** This bug has been marked a duplicate of bug 1460396
Old kernels filling up /boot, causing failed updates
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software-updater refuses to upgrade, needs a button to clean /boot
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I am running trusty with full disk encryption and thus a separate /boot partition.
Software updater, at times, fails to complete the upgrade telling me that /boot does not have enough free disk-space.
Well, it should have the button to "run apt-get autoremove" to
automatically remove packages that may be using disk space on /boot.
(Because on trusty, old kernels are automatically marked for
This will also lower the amount of support requests elmo gets in the
Also I believe infinity would be happy to not be bugged about enabling
autoremoval with unattended apt by default.
And mpt would be happy, that upgrades are self-serviced.
mvo, please, please, implement this =)
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