PVe8 uninstallation CEPH error


New Member
Jun 28, 2023
I reported an error while executing 'apt remove y ceph common'. The error message is as follows.May I ask why this is.

root@zmc-pve7:~# apt remove -y ceph-common
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree... Done
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  ceph-mgr-modules-core libpython3.11 libsqlite3-mod-ceph python3-autocommand python3-bcrypt python3-bs4 python3-cheroot python3-cherrypy3 python3-dateutil python3-inflect python3-jaraco.classes python3-jaraco.collections python3-jaraco.context
  python3-jaraco.functools python3-jaraco.text python3-logutils python3-more-itertools python3-natsort python3-paste python3-pastedeploy python3-pastedeploy-tpl python3-pecan python3-portend python3-simplegeneric python3-singledispatch python3-soupsieve
  python3-tempita python3-tempora python3-tz python3-waitress python3-webob python3-webtest python3-werkzeug python3-zc.lockfile sudo
Use 'apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following packages will be REMOVED:
  ceph ceph-base ceph-common ceph-mds ceph-mgr ceph-mon ceph-osd ceph-volume libpve-guest-common-perl libpve-storage-perl proxmox-ve pve-container pve-ha-manager pve-manager pve-qemu-kvm qemu-server spiceterm
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 17 to remove and 39 not upgraded.
After this operation, 638 MB disk space will be freed.
W: (pve-apt-hook) !! WARNING !!
W: (pve-apt-hook) You are attempting to remove the meta-package 'proxmox-ve'!
W: (pve-apt-hook)
W: (pve-apt-hook) If you really want to permanently remove 'proxmox-ve' from your system, run the following command
W: (pve-apt-hook)     touch '/please-remove-proxmox-ve'
W: (pve-apt-hook) run apt purge proxmox-ve to remove the meta-package
W: (pve-apt-hook) and repeat your apt invocation.
W: (pve-apt-hook)
W: (pve-apt-hook) If you are unsure why 'proxmox-ve' would be removed, please verify
W: (pve-apt-hook)     - your APT repository settings
W: (pve-apt-hook)     - that you are using 'apt full-upgrade' to upgrade your system
E: Sub-process /usr/share/proxmox-ve/pve-apt-hook returned an error code (1)
E: Failure running script /usr/share/proxmox-ve/pve-apt-hook


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