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[Bug 1312343] Re: linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic fails to install


You may need to run the following:

sudo apt-get install -f
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get update

Then re-install the package.

If that does not resolve your issue, please mark the bug as "Confirmed"

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
   Importance: Undecided => Medium

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  linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic fails to install

Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  my upgrade to 14.04 went havock  due to lack of diskspace.
  After cleaning up, 14.04 somewhat works, but not al packages are installed.

  > lsb_release -rd
  Description:	Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
  Release:	14.04
  > uname -a
  Linux kokos 3.11.0-19-generic #33-Ubuntu SMP Tue Mar 11 18:48:34 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

  The linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic is what i want.

  Install fails with an error in depmod:

  Get:1 http://nl.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty/main linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic amd64 3.13.0-24.46 [15.0 MB]
  Fetched 15.0 MB in 2s (7,042 kB/s)                        
  Selecting previously unselected package linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic.
  (Reading database ... 291071 files and directories currently installed.)
  Preparing to unpack .../linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic_3.13.0-24.46_amd64.deb ...
  Unpacking linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic (3.13.0-24.46) ...
  Setting up linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic (3.13.0-24.46) ...
  Running depmod.
  depmod: ../libkmod/libkmod-elf.c:207: elf_get_mem: Assertion `offset < elf->size' failed.
  Failed to run depmod
  dpkg: error processing package linux-image-3.13.0-24-generic (--configure):
   subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
  Errors were encountered while processing:
  E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

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