after gutsy upgrade synaptic broken

david daljo at
Tue Oct 23 23:10:04 BST 2007

After the gutsy update I get this message from Synaptic Package manager

It is impossible to install or remove any software. Please use the
package manager "Synaptic" or run "sudo apt-get install -f" in a
terminal to fix this issue at first.
I have tried this and It does not fix
This is what i get after responding Yes to whether I want to go ahead. 

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer
  feisty-wallpapers libstlport5.1 libswfdec0.3 libflac++5c2
  libjack0.100.0-0 libgpod1 linux-headers-2.6.20-16-generic libslab0
  feisty-session-splashes libgs-esp8
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following packages will be upgraded:
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 32 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/69.7kB of archives.
After unpacking 4096B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
Reading changelogs... Done
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 178336 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace mono-xsp 1.2.1-1ubuntu1
(using .../mono-xsp_1.2.4-1.1ubuntu1_all.deb) ...
 * Stopping XSP WebServer
mono-xsp                                          /etc/init.d/mono-xsp:
95: Syntax error: Bad fd number
invoke-rc.d: initscript mono-xsp, action "stop" failed.
dpkg: error
processing /var/cache/apt/archives/mono-xsp_1.2.4-1.1ubuntu1_all.deb
 subprocess pre-installation script returned error exit status 2
postinst failed `abort-upgrade'
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
david at david-desktop:/etc/apt$
 Im stuck yet again. 


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