upgrading Gutsy to Hardy failed

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Mon Dec 1 00:01:08 UTC 2008

On Mon, 2008-12-01 at 00:05 +0100, Joep L. Blom wrote:
> However, I had to work (I'm a 
> musician) and just got back.

Ha! Everyone knows that musicians don't work ;)

> First, it's an AMD 64-bit system. I started update manager which showed 
> me an extra banner with the message that I could upgrade to Hardy if I 
> clicked on the button. That's what I did. Thereafter the process ran 
> automatic until it came with the message that it had encountered an 
> unrecoverable error and I had to look in the log for dist-upgrade.

I see, thanks. I just wanted to make sure that you are not one of the
"apt-get dist-upgrade" people.

> The curious thing is that it did not indicate which packages were broken.

I have seen this a few times with APT. Now if I just could recall what
the solution was ...

Could you please attach the files /var/log/dist-upgrade*.log
and /etc/apt/sources.list? Thanks.

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