[SOLVED] Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

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[SOLVED] Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Bob M » Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:13 pm

Well wouldn’t it rock you? The fault considered fixed in thread: viewtopic.php?f=47&t=270922 has resurfaced.

So, following the previous instructions this is what I’ve got now.

inxi -r

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bob@bob-desktop ~ $ inxi -r
Repos:     Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/audio-recorder-ppa-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/audio-recorder/ppa/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/audio-recorder/ppa/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google-earth.list
           deb http://dl.google.com/linux/earth/deb/ stable main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/iconnor-zoneminder-master-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder-master/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder-master/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/iconnor-zoneminder-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/maarten-baert-simplescreenrecorder-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/maarten-baert/simplescreenrecorder/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/maarten-baert/simplescreenrecorder/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/mjblenner-ppa-hal-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/mjblenner/ppa-hal/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/mjblenner/ppa-hal/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/moka-stable-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nemh-systemback-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/nemh/systemback/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/nemh/systemback/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/official-package-repositories.list
           deb http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/linux/mint/packages sarah main upstream import backport
           deb http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial main restricted universe multiverse
           deb http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial-updates main restricted universe multiverse
           deb http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial-backports main restricted universe multiverse
           deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ xenial-security main restricted universe multiverse
           deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ xenial partner
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/qtcam-xenial-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/qtcam/xenial/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/qtcam/xenial/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/rolfbensch-sane-git-xenial.list
           deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/rolfbensch/sane-git/ubuntu xenial main
           deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/rolfbensch/sane-git/ubuntu xenial main
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/skype-stable.list
           deb [arch=amd64] https://repo.skype.com/deb stable main

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bob@bob-desktop ~ $ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for bob: 
Ign:1 http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/linux/mint/packages sarah InRelease
Hit:2 http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial InRelease                                                                                                                                                        
Hit:3 http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease                                                                                                                                                                     
Hit:4 http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/ubuntu xenial-backports InRelease                                                                                                                                                                   
Hit:5 http://ucmirror.canterbury.ac.nz/linux/mint/packages sarah Release                                                                                                                                                                   
Ign:6 http://dl.google.com/linux/earth/deb stable InRelease                                                                                                                                                                                
Hit:7 https://repo.skype.com/deb stable InRelease                                                                                                                                                                         
Hit:8 http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease                                                                                                                                          
Get:9 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease [107 kB]                                          
Hit:10 http://ppa.launchpad.net/audio-recorder/ppa/ubuntu xenial InRelease                              
Hit:12 http://dl.google.com/linux/earth/deb stable Release                                                                           
Hit:13 http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder-master/ubuntu xenial InRelease                                                    
Hit:15 http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder/ubuntu xenial InRelease                                      
Hit:16 http://ppa.launchpad.net/maarten-baert/simplescreenrecorder/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Hit:17 http://ppa.launchpad.net/mjblenner/ppa-hal/ubuntu xenial InRelease      
Ign:18 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial InRelease            
Hit:19 http://ppa.launchpad.net/nemh/systemback/ubuntu xenial InRelease
Hit:20 http://ppa.launchpad.net/qtcam/xenial/ubuntu xenial InRelease           
Hit:21 http://ppa.launchpad.net/rolfbensch/sane-git/ubuntu xenial InRelease    
Ign:22 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial Release              
Ign:23 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages.diff/Index
Ign:24 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages.diff/Index                                                                                                                                                    
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages                                                                                                                                                                
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ                                                                                                                                                           
Ign:27 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en.diff/Index                                                                                                                                                   
Ign:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages                                                                                                                                                              
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages                                                                                                                                                               
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages                                                                                                                                                                
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ                                                                                                                                                           
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en                                                                                                                                                              
Ign:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages                                                                                                                                                              
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages                                                                                                                                                               
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages                                                                                                                                                                
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en
Ign:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en
Ign:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en
Ign:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages
Ign:25 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main all Packages
Ign:26 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en_NZ
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en
Err:28 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages
  403  Forbidden
Ign:29 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages
Ign:30 http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en
Fetched 107 kB in 23s (4,584 B/s)
Reading package lists... Done
N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'http://dl.google.com/linux/earth/deb stable InRelease' doesn't support architecture 'i386'
W: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu xenial Release' does not have a Release file.
N: Data from such a repository can't be authenticated and is therefore potentially dangerous to use.
N: See apt-secure(8) manpage for repository creation and user configuration details.
E: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu/dists/xenial/main/binary-amd64/Packages  403  Forbidden
E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.
Wonder what's causing the problem this time?
Last edited by Moem on Sun Jun 17, 2018 4:30 pm, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by catweazel » Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:20 pm

Bob M wrote:
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:13 pm

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E: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/moka/stable/ubuntu/dists/xenial/main/binary-amd64/Packages  403  Forbidden
Wonder what's causing the problem this time?
First, please don't post reams of text like that. Enclose output in-between [ⅽode] and [/ⅽode] code markers by selecting </> from the mini toolbar above the textbox where you type your reply.

Second, the cause is clearly stated right there in the text you posted. Remove that PPA.
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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by karlchen » Sun Jun 17, 2018 4:48 am

Hello, Bob M.

To support what catweazel already suggested:

If I try to visit the moka webpage which triggers the error message 403 Forbidden I will read the same error message in my webbrowser as well.
Located the Launchpad moka PPA homepage and read this near the top of the page:
##################################################

This PPA has been deprecated!!! Use ppa:snwh/ppa

##################################################
So follow catweazel's advice and remove the moka PPA completely.

Regards,
Karl
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In case you really need moka stable, here is the homepage of the PPA which is suggested as the replacement of the moka (daily) PPA: PPA for snwh.org, where Sam Hewitt also offers moka.
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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Bob M » Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:39 pm

Thanks Karl.

Unfortunately I have no idea how to remove that line.

As you can see I'm as green as grass when it comes to Terminal Commands in Linux. :D

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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Sir Charles » Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:44 pm

Open Software Sources from the application menu --> PPAs --> remove the one for Moka.
I suppose that's one of the ironies of life, doing the wrong thing at the right moment -C.C.

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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Bob M » Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:54 pm

Thanks Marziano, that seems to have worked, fingers crossed. :D

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Re: Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Sir Charles » Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:59 pm

That's great!
Cheers
:D
I suppose that's one of the ironies of life, doing the wrong thing at the right moment -C.C.

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Re: [SOLVED] Synaptic Packet Manager won’t update again.

Post by Moem » Sun Jun 17, 2018 4:31 pm

Marked this as solved for you... this time. :wink:
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