Re: failed upgrade, urgent help needed
>Sounds like a bug, but not one in apt-utils - I think you're barking up
>the wrong tree there. Neither the kernel nor lilo actually went anywhere
>near debconf anyway last I looked.
but debconf goes near the kernel and lilo
>It's still really hard to help you without the *exact* error messages
>you're seeing when you boot the broken system. Even if they seem like
>gibberish, they may jog someone's memory.
I've fixed my own system - the data was all on seperate partitions so the
certainty of a re-install appealed on a Sunday afternoon.
but for someone upgrading from potato with the use of:
#apt-get install kernel image 2.4.17.XXXXX
will get ugly if apt-utils isn't installed, hence my feeling about it being