Re: Upgrade of Etch to Lenny Broke System
On Sun, 2009-07-05 at 12:34 +0900, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> Hi, (funy typo happened)
> On Sun, Jul 05, 2009 at 11:15:41AM +0900, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> > Hi,
> > On Sun, Jul 05, 2009 at 03:44:23AM +0200, Ogya Chief wrote:
> > >
> > > Hello All,
> > > In the process of upgrading my Etch system to Lenny, the system broke. I tried to run dpkg --configure -a
> > > and this is what I got:
> > > Setting up libuuid1 (1.41.3-1)...groupadd: invalid option --Kusage: groupadd [-g gid [-o] groupdpkg: error processing libuuid1 (--configure): subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 2Errors were encountered while processing libuuid1
> > > What do I have to do to fix this?
> > 1. Read release note to find out if this is
> > documnted or not. (maybe not)
> > 2. If this is package buggy, work around it.
> If this is a buggy package, work around it by:
> > http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/debian-reference/ch02.en.html#_fixing_broken_packag
> > Doing this requires you to know system well. So read not only above
> > section bual the whole chapter at least.
> section but also the whole chapter at least.
> > 3. If this does not work, backup your system and make fresh install.
> > Osamu
I don't know about the rest of the world. but I found that
http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/i386/release-notes/ch-upgrading.en.html in relese notes is worth to read. it wouldn't be there for no purposes. I never had problem upgrading from sarge --> etch --> lenny.
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