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I am using an Ubuntu 13.10 image on my android and I cant seem to install the Ubuntu gnome desktop.

Device information:
- Sony Xperia S (LT26I
- Arm-V7
- Snapdragon S3 1.83ghz - Adreno 220 GPU - four Armhf cpus

Ubuntu Information:
- Linux 3.40 Kernel
- version 13.10

envi@ubuntu:~$ adb shell
* daemon not running. starting it now on port 5037 *
* daemon started successfully *
shell@android:/ $ su
root@android:/ # linux shell
Starting Shell as root@localhost
root@localhost:/# sudo apt-get install gnome-shell ubuntu-gnome-desktop
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
gnome-shell is already the newesshell startingt version.
ubuntu-gnome-desktop is already the newest version.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
2 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/300 kB of archives.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
dpkg: error processing modemmanager (--configure):
 Package is in a very bad inconsistent state - you should
 reinstall it before attempting configuration.
Setting up whoopsie ( ...
invoke-rc.d: unknown initscript, /etc/init.d/whoopsie not found.
dpkg: error processing whoopsie (--configure):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 100
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
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Welcome to AskUbuntu. Have you tried to re-install as apt is asking? – Luís de Sousa Apr 10 '14 at 6:37
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Reinstall modemmanager, as it asks:

sudo apt-get install --reinstall modemmanager
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Same error. Error processing, seems to only happen on 13.10,13.04. Not 12.10 or 12.04 – EnviousData Apr 10 '14 at 14:53

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