HELP: apt reports:E: Internal Error, Could not perform immediate configuraton
i do not know where to look elsewhere for help....
i am running potato, and am now unable to upgrade, apt-get has no problems to
get hte latest packages (update, and upgrade) but once the packages
downloaded, i only get a E: Internal Error, Could not perform immediate
BTW there's a glitch in this error message....
so is there any solution in sight? am i alone, or is this the general case???
i have this problem on 1 machines... and another one has the following
erm1:~# apt-get upgrade
Reading Package Lists... Done
Building Dependency Tree... Done
The following packages have been kept back
cron enlightenment gnome-card-games gnome-games gnome-games-locale
gnome-gnibbles gnome-gnobots2 gnome-gnometris gnome-gnomine gnome-gnotravex
gnome-gturing gnome-mahjongg gnome-same-gnome gnome-stones gs imap netstd
proftpd ssh ssh-socks
197 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 20 not upgraded.
2 packages not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B/119MB of archives. After unpacking 7916kB will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
100% [Scanning packages]
Configuring packages ...
/tmp/fileqIB92U: /usr/share/debconf/confmodule: No such file or directory
E: Sub-process dpkg-preconfig --apt returned an error code (1)
E: Failure running script dpkg-preconfig --apt
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