CauseUbuntu 8.04 contains newer initscripts than Ubuntu 8.10, as consequence initscripts are not upgraded. In result, upgrade from 8.04 to 8.10 breaks all initscripts inside the container.
ResolutionIt is not recommended to perform upgrade of containers based on Ubuntu 8.04 to 8.10 version. The ability to perform the upgrade will be disabled in Ubuntu 8.10 EZ template. Below is a list of affected EZ templates:
previous versions of these templates