An error may occur when trying to install a snap package via the terminal app. Snap “packagename” has an “install-snap” changing error. This is due to an incomplete or corrupted snap installation. This happens during the installation of the snap app. Accidentally stopping the installation process or terminating the system, for example, due to a freeze.
For example, if you accidentally close a terminal window while trying to install the talesofmajeyal snap package. And after a while trying to install,
error: snap "talesofmajeyal" has "install-snap" change in progress error
talesofmajeyal snap The snap is running in the background because the installation is incomplete or damaged.
Fix Error: Snap “packagename” has “install-snap” change in progress:
You can easily fix this error by following this simple tutorial. Open a terminal and enter the following command in the terminal to see the result.
The output here is
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323 Done today at 16:19 IST today at 16:33 IST Install "talesofmajeyal" snap
Note the id in this output. Here is 323. You must abort the snap operation by running the following command:
sudo snap abort 323
After that, please install again. If the error still occurs, restart your system and try again. Also try updating the package.
sudo snap refresh talesofmajeyal