Hi @gregrwm, Thanks for reporting this bug/regression.
Patch just submitted upstream to fix it . Let's see how it goes. cheers, Mauricio  https://github.com/karelzak/util-linux/pull/1095 ** Changed in: util-linux (Ubuntu) Status: New => In Progress ** Changed in: util-linux (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided => Medium ** Changed in: util-linux (Ubuntu) Assignee: (unassigned) => Mauricio Faria de Oliveira (mfo) -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Touch seeded packages, which is subscribed to util-linux in Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1886300 Title: rename.ul refuses to rename links that don't resolve (regression) Status in util-linux package in Ubuntu: In Progress Bug description: rename.ul refuses to rename links that don't resolve. bionic rename.ul renames links whether or not they resolve (util-linux 2.31.1-0.4ubuntu3.6). focal rename.ul refuses to rename links that don't resolve (regression) (util-linux 2.34-0.1ubuntu9). ProblemType: Bug DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.04 Package: util-linux 2.34-0.1ubuntu9 ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.4.0-21.25-generic 5.4.27 Uname: Linux 5.4.0-21-generic x86_64 ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu27.3 Architecture: amd64 CasperMD5CheckResult: skip Date: Sat Jul 4 20:38:06 2020 InstallationDate: Installed on 2020-04-05 (90 days ago) InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 20.04 LTS "Focal Fossa" - Beta amd64 (20200331) ProcEnviron: LC_TIME=en_DK.utf8 TERM=screen PATH=(custom, no user) LANG=en_US.utf8 SHELL=/bin/bash SourcePackage: util-linux UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install) To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/util-linux/+bug/1886300/+subscriptions -- Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~touch-packages Post to : email@example.com Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~touch-packages More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp