Bug#988047: shim-signed: postinst fails: update-secureboot-policy: not found
On Tue, May 04, 2021 at 11:29:22AM +0200, Zoli wrote:
>aptitude upgrade tried to uninstall shim-signed-common and upgrade shim-signed.
>This results in the postinst script failing:
>Setting up shim-signed:amd64 (1.34+15.4-2) ...
>Installing for x86_64-efi platform.
>Installation finished. No error reported.
>/var/lib/dpkg/info/shim-signed:amd64.postinst: 80: update-secureboot-policy:
>dpkg: error processing package shim-signed:amd64 (--configure):
> installed shim-signed:amd64 package post-installation script subprocess
>returned error exit status 127
>Maybe it should depend on shim-signed-common?
You're correct, yes. It used to have that dependency automatically
from debhelper, but other changes caused that to ge away. There's a
new upload coming shortly.
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
"I used to be the first kid on the block wanting a cranial implant,
now I want to be the first with a cranial firewall. " -- Charlie Stross