[ubuntu-uk] kernel still a problem

Farran Lee fazzy.baboon at ntlworld.com
Sun May 3 19:11:39 BST 2009


On Sun, 2009-05-03 at 18:48 +0100, Harry Rickards wrote:
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> Farran Lee wrote:
> > On Sun, 2009-05-03 at 18:07 +0100, Harry Rickards wrote:
> > Farran Lee wrote:
> >>>> On Sun, 2009-05-03 at 17:18 +0100, Harry Rickards wrote:
> >>>> Farran Lee wrote:
> >>>>>>> here's the first error: "/usr/sbin/dpkg-reconfigure: linux-image-generic
> >>>>>>> is broken or not fully installed." don't really need pastebin :P
> >>>>>>> it said that sudo linux-image-2.6.27-14-generic is not a command :S ...
> >>>> Ok, I don't know why dpkg is saying that linux-image-generic is broken
> >>>> or not fully installed, but you could try removing and reinstalling it
> >>>> WITHOUT a reboot.
> >>>>
> >>>> For example, 'sudo aptitude remove linux-image-generic && sudo aptitude
> >>>> install linux-image-generic'.
> >>>>
> >>>> 'sudo linux-image-2.6.27-14-genric' should have been 'sudo
> >>>> dpkg-reconfigure linux-image-2.6.27-14-generic'.
> >>>>
> >>>> ok well I ran apt-get purge on all image related stuff, then set the
> >>>> software repos to use the stable, not upstream versions, then
> >>>> reinstalled linux-image-generic. Now it's installing 2.6.27-11, which I
> >>>> presume is the stablest version, but now it's doing this:
> >>>> http://pastebin.com/m3b75ba09
> > Again, it looks as though dpkg is having a problem configuring
> > linux-image-2.6.27-11-generic. Try running 'sudo dpkg-reconfigure
> > linux-image-2.6.27-11-generic' and pastebinning that.
> > 
> >>
> 
> > just says "/usr/sbin/dpkg-reconfigure: linux-image-2.6.27-11-generic is
> > broken or not fully installed."
> > how dull :p
> > ===================================
> > Farran Lee
> > I'm only 16 :P
> 
> I can't help you any further I'm afraid. I suppose you could try running
> 'sudo apt-get install -f' to install any missing dependencies, or you
> could try posting to the linux-kernel mailing list at
> http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#linux-kernel. Sorry for not being
> more help.
> 
> 
> - --
> Many thanks
> Harry Rickards (a.k.a l33tmyst)
> 
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ok thanks that's fine :) reinstall ubu soon anyway
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Farran Lee
I'm only 16 :P




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