Bug 43917 - Backport: Update to UCS 4.2 interim-1 (+x) aborts: dpkg : status database locked
Backport: Update to UCS 4.2 interim-1 (+x) aborts: dpkg : status database locked
Product: UCS
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Update - Release updates
UCS 4.1
Other Linux
: P2 major (vote)
: UCS 4.1-4-errata
Assigned To: Arvid Requate
Daniel Tröder
Depends on: 43625
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Reported: 2017-03-17 07:01 CET by Stefan Gohmann
Modified: 2017-05-10 15:38 CEST (History)
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Description Stefan Gohmann univentionstaff 2017-03-17 07:01:52 CET
We need a backport to UCS 4.1: r77714

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #43625 +++

My latest attempt of an update to UCS 4.2 interim-1 (+x) aborts with

dpkg : status database area is locked by another process

Vorbereitung zum Entpacken von .../ncurses-base_5.9+20140913-1_all.deb ...
Entpacken von ncurses-base (5.9+20140913-1) über (5.9-10.17.201403180024) ...
ncurses-base (5.9+20140913-1) wird eingerichtet ...
dpkg: Fehler: dpkg-Status-Datenbank ist von einem anderen Prozess gesperrt
Checking for app updates:                              E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (2)
Error: Failed to execute "apt-get -o DPkg::Options::=--force-confold -o DPkg::Options::=--force-overwrite -o DPkg::Options::=--force-overwrite-dir --trivial-only=no --assume-yes --quiet=1 -u dist-upgrade"

I updated from

Comment 1 Arvid Requate univentionstaff 2017-04-25 12:09:17 CEST
Package built with backported patch in errata4.1-4

Advisory: univention-updater.yaml
Comment 2 Daniel Tröder univentionstaff 2017-05-04 14:39:57 CEST
OK: works as expected
Comment 3 Janek Walkenhorst univentionstaff 2017-05-10 15:38:52 CEST