apt-get fails with segmentation fault

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Sat Nov 8 08:55:52 UTC 2008

On Fri, 2008-11-07 at 19:35 -0600, Robert Steinmetz wrote:
> Setting up libc6-i686 (2.7-10ubuntu4) ...
> Segmentation fault
> dpkg: error processing libc6-i686 (--configure):
> subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 139

Which version of Ubuntu do you use?
Did you do an apt-get update before the apt-get upgrade?

FWIW, this seems similar to or the same as this bug:
Colin Watson speculates that the same bug might be in 8.10 (Intrepid),
but they are not sure. If you use 8.10, you might want to add this info.

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