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can someone help me.
I can't update the new image-2.6.26-1-686_2.6.26-13lenny2
with security update
image-2.6.26-1-686_2.6.26-13lenny2_i386.deb: fehlgeschlagen in buffer_write(fd) (10, ret=-1)
or with aptitude
Vorkonfiguration der Pakete ...
(Lese Datenbank ... 126387 Dateien und Verzeichnisse sind derzeit installiert.)
Vorbereiten zum Ersetzen von linux-image-2.6.26-1-686 2.6.26-13 (durch .../linux-image-2.6.26-1-686_2.6.26-13lenny2_i386.deb) ...
The directory /lib/modules/2.6.26-1-686 still exists. Continuing as directed.
Entpacke Ersatz für linux-image-2.6.26-1-686 ...
dpkg: Fehler beim Bearbeiten von /var/cache/apt/archives/linux-image-2.6.26-1-686_2.6.26-13lenny2_i386.deb (--unpack):
fehlgeschlagen in buffer_write(fd) (10, ret=-1): Backend dpkg-deb während »./lib/modules/2.6.26-1-686/kernel/drivers/hwmon/dme1737.ko«: Auf dem Gerät ist kein Speicherplatz mehr verfügbar
dpkg-deb: Unterprozess paste mit Signal (Datenübergabe unterbrochen (broken pipe)) getötet
Running postrm hook script /sbin/update-grub.
Searching for GRUB installation directory ... found: /boot/grub
Searching for default file ... found: /boot/grub/default
Testing for an existing GRUB menu.lst file ... found: /boot/grub/menu.lst
Searching for splash image ... none found, skipping ...
Found kernel: /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.26-1-686
Found kernel: /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.18-6-686
Found kernel: /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.18-4-686
Updating /boot/grub/menu.lst ... done
Last edited by Stephan789; 04-29-2009 at 03:29 PM.
I have differnt partions for all. There is space on disk but I think not in the parition for the image. I don't know but I think there are old Images. Is it possible to delete them and how?
Last edited by Stephan789; 05-05-2009 at 11:27 AM.
Thanks! I have got the answer. I have removed with aptitude the kernel 2.6.18-6-686 and 2.6.18-4-686
Now I have enough disk space. Than I have installed
linux-image 2.6.26-libre2-1-686 because I thought that libre use a little less disk space. What do you think is libre stabil?
yes the libre kernel would likely be smaller. and if you don't run into any issues with devices not working due to missing firmware, you should be good to go.
From what I can see it looks like the libre kernel has all the non-free binary firmware blobs removed from it. Debian is working towards this in their mainline kernels, but it's a slow process.
When you uninstalled those kernels did you also go through your system looking for any old initrd.img or vmlinuz files sitting in /boot that you no longer need ? and did you check /usr/src for header files left over from the kernel versions you removed ?
I always do a manual check since purging the old kernels doesn't necessarily remove everything.