[Bug 382034] [NEW] Was attempting to install Samba

abqsteve abqsteve at comcast.net
Sun May 31 04:01:57 BST 2009

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: samba

steve at zippy:/etc$ sudo apt-get install samba
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Suggested packages:
  openbsd-inetd inet-superserver smbldap-tools ldb-tools
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/4527kB of archives.
After this operation, 12.7MB of additional disk space will be used.
Preconfiguring packages ...
Selecting previously deselected package samba.
(Reading database ... 132605 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking samba (from .../samba_2%3a3.3.2-1ubuntu3_i386.deb) ...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Processing triggers for ufw ...
Setting up samba (2:3.3.2-1ubuntu3) ...
Generating /etc/default/samba...
 * Starting Samba daemons                                                                               [fail] 
invoke-rc.d: initscript samba, action "start" failed.
dpkg: error processing samba (--configure):
 subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

ProblemType: Package
Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
ErrorMessage: subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Package: samba 2:3.3.2-1ubuntu3
SourcePackage: samba
Title: package samba 2:3.3.2-1ubuntu3 failed to install/upgrade: subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686

** Affects: samba (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: apport-package i386

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