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Re: Error while upgrading from Wheezy to Stretch




On Wed 11 Apr 2018 at 15:31:32 (-0400), David Parker wrote:
> I am trying to upgrade two test boxes from Wheezy to Stretch (skipping
> Jessie).  The upgrade worked on one of them, although I ran into errors and
> had to run "apt-get -f install" a few times, but that resolved the issues
> and it ultimately worked.
> 
> However, on the second box, I ran into an error about halfway through the
> upgrade, and I'm not able to get past it.  No matter what I do, I keep
> running into version mismatch issue with libpam-modules.  It's preventing
> the upgrade from finishing.

The other "incantation" that's worth trying is

# dpkg --configure -a

Cheers,
David.