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[solved] Error message when updating

Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2013 8:57 pm
by roger64
Hi

Using LMDE 64 bits. UP6 done.

I tried:

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sudo apt-get update


to get in the end:

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.../...
Ign http://www.mirrorservice.org testing/non-free Translation-en
207 ko réceptionnés en 37s (5 590 o/s)
Encountered a section with no Package: header
Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/www.mirrorservice.org_sites_debian.linuxmint.com_debian_incoming_multimedia_dists_testing_main_i18n_Translation-fr
Les listes de paquets ou le fichier « status » ne peuvent être analysés ou lus.
Can't call method "policy" on an undefined value at /usr/bin/apt-show-versions line 56.
E: Problem executing scripts APT::Update::Post-Invoke-Success 'test -x /usr/bin/apt-show-versions || exit 0 ; apt-show-versions -i'
E: Sub-process returned an error code


I do not know what it's all about. Something changed?

Re: Error message when updating

Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:05 am
by roger64
Synaptic was blocked.

I found a solution using:

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mint-choose-debian-mirror
, selecting another repository. Solved.