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I have an ubuntu 12.04.2 that dies after I tried to do an upgrade on it.

E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.

So I run that and get the following output.

Processing triggers for initramfs-tools ...
update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-3.2.0-29-virtual
Processing triggers for libc-bin ...
ldconfig deferred processing now taking place
Setting up openjdk-6-jre-headless (6b27-1.12.3-0ubuntu1~12.04) ...
Connection to ec2-xx-xx-xx-xx.compute-1.amazonaws.com closed.

Anyone seen this behavior before?

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find out if OOM killer is to blame (with dmesg and/or /var/log/syslog) –  fuero Feb 23 '13 at 7:10
    
So what is the output after that? Do you see command prompt? Do you have network connection after that? –  mahmood Feb 24 '13 at 15:45

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