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August 2nd, 2016, 10:36 PM
Im getting this error wen using
apt-get upgrade:

root@GPR0078:/usr/bin# apt-get upgrade
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Calculating upgrade... Done
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
Setting up monitorix (3.8.1-izzy1) ...
chown: cannot access /etc/monitorix/conf.d: No such file or directory
dpkg: error processing package monitorix (--configure):
subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

how can I remove this error?
sorry but Im relatively new to linux:oops:

August 2nd, 2016, 10:59 PM
winkeladvokat; Hello;

A quick look and I do not see that monitorix is in our software repository .
Where did you get it ..?
Is the package manager tracking this package?
What returns from terminal command:

apt-cache policy monitorix

maybe no fault of 'buntu's