I'm having a similar issue updating my packages I started with 4 errors and I am down to 1. I can't seem to get this one solved. Any help would be appreciated.
$ uname -r
I cleaned and updated using:
with broken dependencies it wanted the -f flag
$ sudo apt-get clean all
$ sudo apt-get update
I don't appear to have any 3rd party repositories
$ sudo apt-get install -f
[sudo] password for mark:
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
The following packages will be upgraded:
1 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 72 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/1,716 B of archives.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of linux-generic:
linux-generic depends on linux-image-generic (= 22.214.171.124.68); however:
Version of linux-image-generic on system is 126.96.36.199.69.
linux-generic depends on linux-headers-generic (= 188.8.131.52.68); however:
Version of linux-headers-generic on system is 184.108.40.206.69.
dpkg: error processing linux-generic (--configure):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
No apport report written because the error message indicates its a followup error from a previous failure.
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
$ cat /etc/apt/sources.list
# added by the release upgrader
# deb cdrom:[Ubuntu-Server 11.10 _Oneiric Ocelot_ - Release amd64 (20111011)]/ oneiric main restricted
deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise main restricted universe multiverse
deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-security main restricted universe multiverse
deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-updates main restricted universe multiverse