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I was upgrading my servers today and it all went fine except the last machine which has the following issues:

[Resolved using http://www.ndchost.com/wiki/server-administration/upgrade-ubuntu-pre-10.04#post-1004-upgradefinal-steps]

  • No login prompt on console

    Done.
    Begin: Mounting root file system... ...
    Begin: Running /scripts/local-top ...
    Done.
    [    0.545705] blkfront: xvda: barriers enabled
    [    0.546949]  xvda: xvda1
    [    0.549961] blkfront: xvde: barriers enabled
    [    0.550619]  xvde: xvde1 xvde2
    Begin: Running /scripts/local-premount ...
    Done.
    [    0.870385] kjournald starting.  Commit interval 5 seconds
    [    0.870449] EXT3-fs: mounted filesystem with ordered data mode.
    Begin: Running /scripts/local-bottom ...
    Done.
    Done.
    Begin: Running /scripts/init-bottom ...
    Done.
    

Also tried by pressing ENTER and CTRL+C many times, no use.

Resolved: [/tmp was mounted as noexec, changing that fix it]:

  • I get errors when i try to re-install udev in single user mode:

    Unpacking replacement udev ...
    Processing triggers for ureadahead ...
    ureadahead will be reprofiled on next reboot
    Processing triggers for man-db ...
    Setting up udev (151-12.1) ...
    udev start/running, process 1003
    Removing `local diversion of /sbin/udevadm to /sbin/udevadm.upgrade'
    update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated)
    
    
    Processing triggers for initramfs-tools ...
    update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-2.6.32-25-server
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/local-premount/fixrtc: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/local-premount/ntfs_3g: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/local-premount/resume: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/nfs-top/udev: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/panic/console_setup: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/init-top/all_generic_ide: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/init-top/blacklist: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/init-top/udev: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/init-bottom/udev: Permission denied
    /usr/sbin/mkinitramfs: 329: /tmp/mkinitramfs_yuuTSc/scripts/local-bottom/ntfs_3g: Permission denied
    
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Resolved, check post for links on how to proceed.

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