Focal - resolvconf (1.83) unstable; urgency=high

Asked by V33m on 2020-10-27

The resolvconf (1.82) package for focal should immidiatly be updated to at least 1.83 from groovy to prevent infinite restarts. For the time being I've removed the resolvconf package.

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I suggest you report a bug

V33m (v33m) said : #2

I would, if the isssue had not been fixed already. I'm just poining out that the stable version should be bumped given the serious issue. I had to completely re-install my whole server after a complete backup as I was not able to do anything. More about the issue here:

From resolvconf (1.83) changelog for groovy:

resolvconf (1.83) unstable; urgency=high

  * Non-maintainer upload.
  * Update resolvconf system units to prevent infinite restarts due to
    continious re-execution of the PathExists stanza (Closes:
    #968015). Thanks to Michael Biebl.

 -- Dimitri John Ledkov <email address hidden> Tue, 18 Aug 2020 11:56:53 +0100

Best Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #3

I do not understand your last answer.
Even if the problem has already been solved in the version for groovy - as long as there is this problem in focal, it has to be reported in the bug tracker.

V33m (v33m) said : #4

Thanks Manfred Hampl, that solved my question.