Upgrade from Dapper to edgy error

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on my upgrade to edgy I get a broken package :
Courier authentication daemon (curior-authdaemon)

I remove the first one to complete the upgrade but the second I can not fix it or remove or reconfigure !!

in Synaptic must fix broken , fix , error message use manual " dpkg --configure -a " , but no fixing or removing or upgrading

please fix this upgrade error

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Me! (news-swwwk) said :

apt-get -f install message is :

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Frode M. Døving (frode) said :

Hi. Can you please poste the complete output of 'sudo dpkg --configure -a;sudo apt-get -f install'?

- Frode

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Me! (news-swwwk) said :

sudo dpkg --configure -a
sudo apt-get -f install
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
  courier-authdaemon courier-authlib
The following NEW packages will be installed:
The following packages will be upgraded:
1 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 524 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0B/83.9kB of archives.
After unpacking 164kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? Y
WARNING: The following packages cannot be authenticated!
  courier-authlib courier-authdaemon
Install these packages without verification [y/N]? y
Reading changelogs... Done
dpkg: error processing courier-authdaemon (--remove):
 Package is in a very bad inconsistent state - you should
 reinstall it before attempting a removal.
terminate called after throwing an instance of 'std::logic_error'
  what(): basic_string::_S_construct NULL not valid

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