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I've been looking around the internet trying to find a solution for this but haven't been able to. I keep getting these errors when attempting to run
sudo apt-get upgrade. I'm not exactly sure what information I should provide, feel free to ask.
Here's what I get when running
sudo apt-get upgrade
Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages have been kept back: mysql-server The following packages will be upgraded: libmysqlclient-dev libmysqlclient20 2 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded. 2 not fully installed or removed. Need to get 2,031 kB of archives. After this operation, 165 kB disk space will be freed. Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y Get:1 http://repo.mysql.com/apt/ubuntu xenial/mysql-5.7 amd64 libmysqlclient-dev amd64 5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04 [1,190 kB] Get:2 http://repo.mysql.com/apt/ubuntu xenial/mysql-5.7 amd64 libmysqlclient20 amd64 5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04 [841 kB] Fetched 2,031 kB in 0s (9,089 kB/s) (Reading database ... 165068 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../libmysqlclient-dev_5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04_amd64.deb ... Unpacking libmysqlclient-dev (5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04) over (5.7.19-0ubuntu0.16.04.1) ... Preparing to unpack .../libmysqlclient20_5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04_amd64.deb ... Unpacking libmysqlclient20:amd64 (5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04) over (5.7.19-0ubuntu0.16.04.1) ... Processing triggers for man-db (2.7.5-1) ... Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-0ubuntu9) ... Setting up mysql-server-5.7 (5.7.19-0ubuntu0.16.04.1) ... /var/lib/dpkg/info/mysql-server-5.7.postinst: line 143: /usr/share/mysql-common/configure-symlinks: No such file or directory dpkg: error processing package mysql-server-5.7 (--configure): subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1 dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of mysql-server: mysql-server depends on mysql-server-5.7; however: Package mysql-server-5.7 is not configured yet. dpkg: error processing package mysql-server (--configure): dependency problems - leaving unconfigured Setting up libmysqlclient20:amd64 (5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04) ... No apport report written because the error message indicates its a followup error from a previous failure. Setting up libmysqlclient-dev (5.7.19-1ubuntu16.04) ... Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-0ubuntu9) ... Errors were encountered while processing: mysql-server-5.7 mysql-server E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)