I can't get my server to successfully run a dist-upgrade. I keep getting hung up at "update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-4.4.0-83-generic.
It can reboot and everything seems fine otherwise, I just can't get the update to go through.
user@server:~$ 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-4.4.0-83 linux-headers-4.4.0-83-generic linux-image-4.4.0-83-generic linux-image-extra-4.4.0-83-generic The following packages will be upgraded: linux-generic linux-headers-generic linux-image-generic 3 upgraded, 4 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. Need to get 68.6 MB of archives. After this operation, 297 MB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y <<Gets removed because I don't have the rep>> headers-generic amd64 188.8.131.52.89 [2,260 B] Fetched 68.6 MB in 34s (1,960 kB/s) Selecting previously unselected package linux-image-4.4.0-83-generic. (Reading database ... 62521 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../linux-image-4.4.0-83-generic_4.4.0-83.106_amd64.deb ... Done. Unpacking linux-image-4.4.0-83-generic (4.4.0-83.106) ... Selecting previously unselected package linux-image-extra-4.4.0-83-generic. Preparing to unpack .../linux-image-extra-4.4.0-83-generic_4.4.0-83.106_amd64.deb ... Unpacking linux-image-extra-4.4.0-83-generic (4.4.0-83.106) ... Preparing to unpack .../linux-generic_184.108.40.206.89_amd64.deb ... Unpacking linux-generic (220.127.116.11.89) over (18.104.22.168.65) ... Preparing to unpack .../linux-image-generic_22.214.171.124.89_amd64.deb ... Unpacking linux-image-generic (126.96.36.199.89) over (188.8.131.52.65) ... Selecting previously unselected package linux-headers-4.4.0-83. Preparing to unpack .../linux-headers-4.4.0-83_4.4.0-83.106_all.deb ... Unpacking linux-headers-4.4.0-83 (4.4.0-83.106) ... Selecting previously unselected package linux-headers-4.4.0-83-generic. Preparing to unpack .../linux-headers-4.4.0-83-generic_4.4.0-83.106_amd64.deb ... Unpacking linux-headers-4.4.0-83-generic (4.4.0-83.106) ... Preparing to unpack .../linux-headers-generic_184.108.40.206.89_amd64.deb ... Unpacking linux-headers-generic (220.127.116.11.89) over (18.104.22.168.65) ... Setting up linux-image-4.4.0-83-generic (4.4.0-83.106) ... Running depmod. update-initramfs: deferring update (hook will be called later) Examining /etc/kernel/postinst.d. run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/apt-auto-removal 4.4.0-83-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.4.0-83-generic run-parts: executing /etc/kernel/postinst.d/initramfs-tools 4.4.0-83-generic /boot/vmlinuz-4.4.0-83-generic update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-4.4.0-83-generic