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hoboy
October 19th, 2013, 04:00 PM
I was upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10 went the electricity was cut off.
and the installation was stoped so now when I start the ubuntu then go to recovery mode then try to run dpkg I get the following message
"/lib/recovery-mode/recovery-menu: line 76: /etc/default/rcS: No such file or directory".
How do I continuous from here ?

augustin-riedinger
October 20th, 2013, 02:29 AM
Same problem here, except I didn't have an electricity cut.
The install asked me override a file (that I suspect being /etc/fstab but I can't be sure about it) and I said yes. After reboot, I have a `Filesystem check or mount failed.`.
And in save mode, I get the same message
"/lib/recovery-mode/recovery-menu: line 76: /etc/default/rcS: No such file or directory".
when running fsck in safe mode console.

Thanks for any help!

buzzingrobot
October 20th, 2013, 02:51 AM
Sounds like doing another clean install is in order. When the power cut out, the installation stopped.

augustin-riedinger
October 20th, 2013, 10:46 PM
The solution is there !
http://askubuntu.com/questions/38617/root-filesystem-check-fails-after-power-failure-during-installation
It saved me!