View Full Version : [ubuntu] Swap activation error during reboot

February 19th, 2011, 11:10 PM
Getting the following error upon reboot after attempting to upgrade from Karmic to Lucid

init: ureadahead main process (485) terminated with status 5
swapon: /dev/sda2: read swap header failed: Invalid argument
mountall: swapon dev/sda2 [504] terminated with status 255
mountall: Problem activating swap: dev/sda2
fsck from util-linux-ng 2.16
/dev/sda1: clean, 198765/684096 files, 1386596/2751123 blocks
init: ureadahead-other main process (526) terminated with status 4
udevd[509]: can not read '/etc/udev/rules.d/z80_user.rules''

* Starting init crypto disks.... [ OK ]

Error occurred after attempting Karmic to Lucid upgrade at next reboot
# Make sure your current release is the latest and greatest
sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude safe-upgradehttp://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=8194888&postcount=9
If I reboot into recovery and updage GRUB, then select normal start, I am able to login but without a GUI.
How can I fix this? Thanks.