- Plesk for Linux
Plesk Installer fails with the following message:
CONFIG_TEXT: Execution failed.
The apt-get failed with the following message:
Reading package lists...
Building dependency tree...
Reading state information...
apt-get updatecommand returns the following error:
# apt-get update
N: Ignoring file 'plesk.list.ai_back' in directory '/etc/apt/sources.list.d/' as it has an invalid filename extension
E: The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/https could not be found.
N: Is the package apt-transport-https installed?
When checking for system updates in Plesk, the following messages appear in
PLESK_ERROR: Error: Information about updates can not be obtained for the packages
/var/log/plesk/panel.logwith debug mode enabled (The same message is sent to Plesk administrator):
CONFIG_TEXT: DEBUG: pum is started with debug logging
ERROR: E:The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/https could not be found.
DEBUG: E:The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/https could not be found.
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/opt/psa/lib/modules/python/pum/pum_common.py", line 300, in do_main
File "/opt/psa/lib/modules/python/pum/pum_common.py", line 264, in _do_main
_do_work(package_manager_maker, options, arguments)
File "/opt/psa/lib/modules/python/pum/pum_common.py", line 273, in _do_work
package_manager = package_manager_maker(options.unsafe)
File "/opt/psa/lib/modules/python/pum/papt.py", line 10, in wrapper_maker
return AptWrapper(cache=Cache(), unsafe=unsafe)
File "/opt/psa/lib/modules/python/pum/apt_wrapper.py", line 42, in __init__
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/apt/cache.py", line 487, in update
FetchFailedException: E:The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/https could not be found.
ERROR: Exited with returncode 1.
aptpackage is lower than 1.5:
# dpkg --list -a | grep apt
ii apt 1.2.29ubuntu0.1 amd64 commandline package manager
apt package 1.5 does not have https support.
Add support for https apt sources:
Connect to the Plesk server via SSH.
Install the transitional package for https support:
# apt-get install apt-transport-https