gparted, ubiquity and other packages left behind by karmic a2 installer

Nathan Dorfman na at
Sat Jun 27 18:41:37 UTC 2009

On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 1:51 AM, Colin Watson<cjwatson at> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 12:44:11PM -0400, Nathan Dorfman wrote:
>> On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 5:18 AM, Evan Dandrea<evand at> wrote:
>> > No, I just tested this myself and was unable to reproduce the behavior
>> > you experienced.  Are you sure the installation did not crash near the
>> > end, and enough of the system was in place to allow you to boot?  You
>> > would not have seen the "installation finished" dialog, if this were
>> > the case.
>> I'm pretty sure. The installer did hang at the end, as predicted in
>> the Alpha 2 "known issues" document; this was at the shutdown stage,
>> however, after the installation had completed.
>> One thing that I failed to mention is that this is the amd64 Live CD,
>> not the i386 or alternate install CD.
>> I'll test it again with a fresh install and let you know.
> You shouldn't need a fresh install - just showing us the installation
> logs from the one you have would be useful on its own.

Erm, it looks like /var/log/installer doesn't exist. Are those the
files you meant? Let me know if I ought to try a fresh install; I'll
have some time to do it over the weekend if necessary.

/var/log/apt/term.log is at in
case that's of any use.

> --
> Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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