[ubuntu-uk] problems upgrading Ubuntu
lproven at gmail.com
Tue Aug 7 18:19:54 UTC 2012
On 7 August 2012 18:15, David King <linuxman at avoura.com> wrote:
> I was using Ubuntu Studio 10.10, and as I have the week off, finally decided
> to take the plunge and upgrade to 12.04.
> I therefore used the Update Manager, went to 11.04, then to 11.10.
> But I cannot get any further. When I try to run the Update Manager, nothing
> happens. I tried from a terminal and got the following:
> ~$ update-manager
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "/usr/bin/update-manager", line 26, in <module>
> from gi.repository import Gtk
> File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/gi/__init__.py", line 23, in
> from ._gi import _API, Repository
> ImportError: /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/gi/_gi.so: undefined symbol:
> Is this a known bug, or is it just something simple that can be fixed
Is the install fully up-to-date?
If not, do:
sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get dist-upgrade -y
Reboot, then try again.
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