With latest Webmin (1.680) on Ubuntu 12.04 LAMP (Linux 3.2.0-24-virtual on i686, hosted on DigitalOcean) the latest batch of patches hangs on this:
Now updating apache2-mpm-prefork ..
Installing package(s) with command apt-get -y install apache2-mpm-prefork .. Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... The following extra packages will be installed: apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common Suggested packages: apache2-doc apache2-suexec apache2-suexec-custom ufw The following packages will be upgraded: apache2-mpm-prefork apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common 3 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 1 not upgraded. Need to get 1559 kB of archives. After this operation, 1024 B of additional disk space will be used. Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-updates/main apache2-mpm-prefork i386 2.2.22-1ubuntu1.5 [2404 B] Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-updates/main apache2.2-common i386 2.2.22-1ubuntu1.5 [226 kB] Get:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise-updates/main apache2.2-bin i386 2.2.22-1ubuntu1.5 [1330 kB] Fetched 1559 kB in 1s (915 kB/s) (Reading database ... 72277 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to replace apache2-mpm-prefork 2.2.22-1ubuntu1.4 (using .../apache2-mpm-prefork_2.2.22-1ubuntu1.5_i386.deb) ... * Stopping web server apache2
Haven't done anything with that server for months, just updating via Webmin. As I really don't know what's going on have to take the whole server back from backup. Tried multiple times that way.