Ubuntu Server 14.04, everything on the server is fully updated. No matter what I try, I cannot get
mysql-server to install. I followed all answers to this question, and I even tried
sudo apt-get purge mysql.*. Nothing works. What's going on?
Error I get:
Selecting previously unselected package mysql-server-core-5.5. Preparing to unpack .../mysql-server-core-5.5_5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_amd64.deb ... Unpacking mysql-server-core-5.5 (5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1) ... Processing triggers for man-db (126.96.36.199-1ubuntu1) ... Setting up mysql-common (5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1) ... (Reading database ... 110435 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../mysql-server-5.5_5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_amd64.deb ... You are required to change your password immediately (root enforced) chfn: PAM: Authentication token is no longer valid; new one required adduser: `/usr/bin/chfn -f MySQL Server mysql' returned error code 1. Exiting. dpkg: error processing archive /var/cache/apt/archives/mysql-server-5.5_5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_amd64.deb (--unpack): subprocess new pre-installation script returned error exit status 1 Errors were encountered while processing: /var/cache/apt/archives/mysql-server-5.5_5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_amd64.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)