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Is anybody aware of the cause of this problem? –Rushil Mar 3 '15 at 8:58 1 I have edited the answer for understand ability @jasser –Allan Aug 21 '15 at Not able to access Internet after running sudo chown -R $USER$USER /usr/lib/ Do spacecraft in Star Wars produce jet blasts when taking off? Get:65 http://archive.ubuntu.com precise-security/multiverse Sources [4,174 B] 60% [65 Sources bzip2 0 B] [Waiting for headers] [Waiting for headers] [34bzip2: (stdin) is not a bzip2 file. Word for fake religious people Do (did) powered airplanes exist where pilots are not in a seated position? More Help
When the problem first occurred, I had apt 1.2.1 installed. Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Acknowledgement sent to Vincent Lefevre
Since you didn't make a backup, edit it again, carefully. Reply Mangesh H says: July 17, 2016 at 12:07 am Thanks !! Linked 297 How do I fix a “Problem with MergeList” or “status file could not be parsed” error when trying to do an update? E: The Package Lists Or Status File Could Not Be Parsed Or Opened. Acknowledgement sent to Julian Andres Klode
Can a mathematician review my t-shirt design? Unable To Parse Package File /var/lib/dpkg/status (1) Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Note that if other users are logged on at the same time, they should log off if possible. But when I had looked at the file when I got the error, there was one of the hashes on its own line at the end of the file, after a
What each line is saying and how to solve it? Sudo Rm -r /var/lib/apt/lists/* But when I had looked > at the file when I got the error, there was one of the hashes on its > own line at the end of the file, Error! > E: Unable to parse package file /var/lib/apt/lists/ftp.fr.debian.org_debian_dists_unstable_contrib_binary-amd64_Packages (1) > W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems > E: The package cache file is corrupted Because removing the files inside /var/lib/apt/lists/ shouldn't work for him. –Avinash Raj Jun 27 '14 at 1:48 | show 1 more comment up vote 1 down vote It's working fine to
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Changing the sever ... Thanks Ramesh. –Jeffrey_B Jun 27 '14 at 0:46 1 Welcome to U & L Stack Exchange. Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd. Source Browse other questions tagged 14.04 apt package-management or ask your own question.
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Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count). asked 5 years ago viewed 250357 times active 3 days ago Blog Stack Overflow Gives Back 2016 Developers, Webmasters, and Ninjas: Whatâ€™s in a Job Title? If so, what are its permissions, and is it empty? Reading Package Lists... Error! Can't install any software ! 1 apt-get install returns several errors. 3 Apt-get update errors (can't read the package lists) 3 Update Manager bug: Encountered a section with no Package: header
I do backups before apt update runs since some time and hope to repro that eventually. -- Julian Andres Klode - Debian Developer, Ubuntu Member See http://wiki.debian.org/JulianAndresKlode and http://jak-linux.org/. You can try out the options specified here. How can something be greater than 100%? http://netfiscal.com/unable-to/e-unable-to-parse-package-file-var-lib-apt-lists-partial.html You never need to edit /var/lib/dpkg/status in normal operation.
update still shows me that error. –marines Jul 4 '14 at 9:01 1 This is a recurring problem. And contrary to what is said, "apt-get update" does not correct these problems. -- Package-specific info: -- apt-config dump -- APT ""; APT::Architecture "amd64"; APT::Build-Essential ""; APT::Build-Essential:: "build-essential"; APT::Install-Recommends "1"; APT::Install-Suggests Copy sent to APT Development Team
Whatever your problems with crossplatformui were, there is probably a better way of solving them. At the end of the tests the best server will be selected, not necessarily the nearest one nor the main server nor the server for your locale. How to block Hot Network Questions in the sidebar of Stack Exchange network? "newfangled", "fandangle" and "fandango" Big O Notation "is element of" or "is equal" A Page of Puzzling The Strangely the only fix was a different step: Go to Software & updates -> Ubuntu Software -> Download From ->Other->Select Best Server Wait for the tests.
Just really odd and stops my chef runs cold until I manually clear those caches out. –MattC Sep 1 '15 at 22:05 @MattC it's probably easier to write a Just add: sudo apt-get -f install to have an update/upgrade working at well. sudo mv /var/lib/dpkg/status /var/lib/dpkg/status.bad sudo cp /var/lib/dpkg/status-old /var/lib/dpkg/status sudo apt-get update This below option did not work for this particular case. Marked as found in versions apt/1.2.
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That's exactly what I wanted to hear.