View Full Version : [ubuntu] File system loop detected on upgrade

April 24th, 2009, 10:22 AM
Upgrading my server edition to 9.04 using "sudo do-release-upgrade".

I have managed to get it upgraded, however, when I had a load of infinite loop problems. I am now trying "sudo apt-get upgrade" and getting the following type of messages galore ...

find: File system loop detected;
is part of the same file system loop as

I am totally stuck on this, but have managed to get my apache up and running again, at least ...

April 28th, 2009, 12:05 PM

May 28th, 2010, 11:13 PM
Been late, but I've this problem in a box. I finally managed to upgrade killing the find process

June 25th, 2010, 06:00 PM
Upgrading 8.04 to 10.04...
few minutes after upgrade started, I have 500 MB log file:
All because of this "find" command and "loop detected" errors.

(can't wait upgrade to complete, so I can remove/uninstall/delete few things which are the reason for these errors/warnings)