[SOLVED]Update Manger, and other APT apps not working

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Incentive I.C
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[SOLVED]Update Manger, and other APT apps not working

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Hello all! I have been using the Linux Mint quite peaceful when all of a sudden apt programs stopped working. I have screenshots of the problem!

Any help would be greaty appricated! If more information is needed please tell me!

synaptic package manger is also down :(
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This is another error from update manger using the Cinnamon destop instead of KDE.
This is another error from update manger using the Cinnamon destop instead of KDE.
Update manger here
Update manger here
This is from the package manger
This is from the package manger
Last edited by Incentive I.C on Fri May 24, 2013 6:13 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Re: Update Manger, Sofware Manger and other APT apps not wor

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Hello Incentive I.C,

go to a terminal and type the following command and try again see if it helps.

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sudo rm /var/lib/apt/lists/* -vf
sudo apt-get update
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Re: Update Manger, Sofware Manger and other APT apps not wor

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Yeah that worked! Sorry I didn't respond in so long
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Re: Update Manger, Sofware Manger and other APT apps not wor

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Incentive I.C wrote:Yeah that worked! Sorry I didn't respond in so long
Glad it worked for you :) enjoy.
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