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    How do I avoid "'/usr/bin/aptitude safe-upgrade' failed: FATAL -> Failed to fork"?

    I have an Ubuntu 14.04 droplet which I set up with Ansible. When I run my playbook it currently fails when trying to upgrade APT packages: '/usr/bin/aptitude safe-upgrade' failed: FATAL -> Failed to fork. I'm not su...
    Accepted Answer: @philgyford That message generally means there's not enough RAM available for the process to continue to run. I've seen it before, though it's been a while. In such a case, the Droplet may simply need more RAM. One w...
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