[xubuntu-users] Call for testing Beta 2 - regarding upgrades

Peter Flynn peter at silmaril.ie
Tue Mar 22 23:13:38 UTC 2016

On 03/22/2016 10:21 PM, flocculant at gmx.co.uk wrote:
> As noted in the bug report [1], running "dpkg --configure -a" should
> allow you to finish the upgrade and then let the system boot normally.

I experienced the same breakage a few months ago when upgrading from
14.04 to 15.04, and was given the same fix (which worked). I imagine
it's still being worked on.

> All information we can get to triage the source of the fail is welcome.
> If you have a machine or two you can afford to 'break' and then attempt to fix,
> we would be very happy to hear your results from such testing.

I have three old Dell D610 laptops running 14.10 which we lend to
interns. They're sacrificial, so I'll see what I can do.


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