The Ubuntu 13.10 distribution is buggy beyond belief. I was trying to use a chroot to attempt to fix my Ubuntu 13.10 and I am having countless problems with the whole process. The chroot works very well with the Gentoo Linux distribution; why is 13.10 Ubuntu so bad? They hype this distribution as the next best thing; but compared to Chrunchbang, Fedora and Mint it is horrible. I had problems reading from the Australian Ubuntu repositories; you cannot always avoid network problems I guess; but the other issues really are annoying me. I am using Fedora 19 and that is giving me no problems in comparison. I cannot believe I was able to install Xmms to listen to music. That is very cool. That old program still has some life left in it. But below is the error that I get after chrooting into Ubuntu 13.10 from Fedora 19 and running
apt-get update && apt-get upgrade. But I am not sure how to fix this.
Fetched 61.7 MB in 27min 48s (37.0 kB/s) perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = (unset), LC_ALL = (unset), LANG = "en_US" are supported and installed on your system. perl: warning: Falling back to the standard locale ("C"). locale: Cannot set LC_CTYPE to default locale: No such file or directory locale: Cannot set LC_MESSAGES to default locale: No such file or directory locale: Cannot set LC_ALL to default locale: No such file or directory Extracting templates from packages: 100% Preconfiguring packages ... Can not write log, openpty() failed (/dev/pts not mounted?) dpkg: warning: 'ldconfig' not found in PATH or not executable dpkg: warning: 'start-stop-daemon' not found in PATH or not executable dpkg: error: 2 expected programs not found in PATH or not executable Note: root's PATH should usually contain /usr/local/sbin, /usr/sbin and /sbin E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (2)