[ubuntu-uk] kernel still a problem

Harry Rickards hrickards at l33tmyst.com
Sun May 3 13:33:01 BST 2009

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Farran Lee wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-05-03 at 12:48 +0100, Harry Rickards wrote:
> Farran Lee wrote:
>>>> well I'm back to moan about my kernel: I'm still running the 2.6.27-14
>>>> version (I think) but every time any package manager runs, it fails on
>>>> the kernel configuration and throws apport back at me. The thing this
>>>> time is that I clicked on apport: it said that a bug could not be filed,
>>>> as the package was not a genuine ubuntu one! This can't be right, can it?
>>>> Thanks
>>>> ===================================
>>>> Farran Lee
>>>> I'm only 16 :P
> What's your sources.list (run 'cat /etc/apt/sources.list' in a
> terminal)?   What happens if you try to upgrade with apt-get or aptitude
> (run 'sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade' or 'sudo
> aptitude update && sudo aptitude dist-upgrade' in a terminal)?
> here's the sources.list: http://pastebin.com/md6d140b
> here's the apt-get method: http://pastebin.com/m6351d431 I guess you
> only need the last bit but it's all in there anyway :)

Ok. Try runnning 'sudo dpkg-reonfigure linux-image-generic' and then
'sudo linux-image-2.6.27-14-generic', as it looks as though that not
being configured seems to be the problem. Paste the errors you'll no
doubt get to PasteBin (like you previously did.)

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Many thanks
Harry Rickards (a.k.a l33tmyst)

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