When i run Update manager and try to install something, when it starts, says: "Preparing packages" and nothing occurs.
This situation occurs with any package that I choose.
ubuntu version: 10.04
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following NEW packages will be installed: linux-headers-2.6.32-37 linux-headers-2.6.32-37-generic linux-image-2.6.32-37-generic The following packages will be upgraded: libarchive1 linux-generic linux-headers-generic linux-image-generic linux-libc-dev 5 upgraded, 3 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. 521 not fully installed or removed. Need to get 0B/43.5MB of archives. After this operation, 185MB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y`
Then It hangs...
Try sudo apt-get install -f
sudo apt-get install -f Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: libnb-platform10-java kdebase-runtime-data-common libnb-java2-java libwxgtk2.6-0 libswt-gtk-3.5-jni libknotificationitem1 liblogkit-java kde-icons-oxygen libexiv2-5 libkadm5clnt6 liblzma0 libmysqlclient15off libnb-ide11-java kdebase-runtime-bin-kde4 libwxbase2.6-0 tzdata-java python-wxversion libqt4-phonon khelpcenter4 libqt3-mt python-wxgtk2.6 libswt-gtk-3.5-java stardict-plugin-gucharmap libreadline5 Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them. 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 5 not upgraded. 520 not fully installed or removed. After this operation, 0B of additional disk space will be used.
It hangs :(