Error Update (Problem with MergeList) [SOLVED]

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Error Update (Problem with MergeList) [SOLVED]

Post by aepsaepudin_ » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:23 am

When i try update, i get error like this. Anyone knows how to solve it ? :cry:

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aep@ ~ $ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for aep: 
Ign stable InRelease
Get:1 stable Release.gpg [819 B]                          
Get:2 stable Release [1.189 B]                            
Get:3 stable/main amd64 Packages [1.345 B]                
Ign trusty InRelease                                 
Ign rosa InRelease                                  
Ign trusty InRelease                              
Get:4 trusty Release.gpg [916 B]                  
Ign rosa InRelease                               
Get:5 trusty-security InRelease [65,9 kB]           
Get:6 rosa Release.gpg [181 B]                   
Get:7 rosa Release.gpg [181 B]                      
Get:8 rosa Release [3.206 B]                        
Get:9 rosa Release [24,1 kB]                     
Get:10 rosa/main Sources [838 B]                    
Get:11 trusty-pgdg InRelease [56,4 kB]               
Get:12 rosa/main amd64 Packages [7.905 B]           
Get:13 trusty Release [9.359 B]                   
Get:14 ./ InRelease                              
Get:15 ./ Packages                               
Ign stable/main Translation-en_US                         
Get:16 trusty InRelease [20,8 kB]                     
Ign stable/main Translation-en                            
Get:17 ./ Translation-en_US                      
Get:18 rosa/main i386 Packages [7.882 B]            
Get:19 trusty-updates InRelease [65,9 kB]            
Get:20 trusty/partner Sources [9.716 B]           
Get:21 trusty/partner amd64 Packages [5.356 B]    
Ign ./ Translation-en_US                         
Ign ./ Translation-en                            
Get:22 trusty InRelease [15,4 kB]                     
Get:23 trusty-pgdg/main amd64 Packages [85,7 kB]     
Get:24 trusty Release.gpg [933 B]                    
Get:25 rosa/main Sources [28,2 kB]               
Get:26 trusty InRelease                            
Get:27 apt/stable/ InRelease                  
Hit apt/stable/ Packages                      
Get:28 trusty-updates/main Sources [413 kB]          
Get:29 trusty/stable amd64 Packages                
Get:30 apt/stable/ Translation-en_US          
Get:31 trusty/partner i386 Packages [5.771 B]     
Get:32 trusty/partner Translation-en [4.207 B]    
Ign trusty InRelease                                  
Get:33 trusty/stable armhf Packages                
Get:34 rosa/upstream Sources [16,1 kB]           
Ign trusty InRelease                                  
Get:35 trusty/stable Translation-en_US             
Get:36 trusty InRelease [15,4 kB]                     
Ign rosa/main Translation-en_US                     
Ign rosa/main Translation-en                        
Get:37 rosa/import Sources [153 kB]              
Ign trusty/stable Translation-en_US                
Ign trusty/stable Translation-en                   
Get:38 trusty-pgdg/main i386 Packages [82,3 kB]      
Get:39 trusty InRelease [15,5 kB]                     
Ign apt/stable/ Translation-en_US             
Get:40 trusty-security/main Sources [151 kB]        
Get:41 trusty InRelease [15,4 kB]                     
Get:42 trusty InRelease [15,5 kB]                     
Get:43 trusty/main Sources [4.936 B]                  
Get:44 trusty/main amd64 Packages [8.337 B]           
Get:45 trusty/main i386 Packages [8.358 B]            
Get:46 trusty/main Translation-en [4.514 B]           
Get:47 trusty/main Sources [1.148 B]                  
Ign trusty-pgdg/main Translation-en_US               
Ign trusty-pgdg/main Translation-en                  
Ign apt/stable/ Translation-en                
Get:48 rosa/main amd64 Packages [32,9 kB]        
Get:49 rosa/upstream amd64 Packages [47,2 kB]    
Get:50 trusty/main amd64 Packages [3.390 B]           
Get:51 trusty/main i386 Packages [3.377 B]            
Get:52 rosa/import amd64 Packages [300 kB]       
Get:53 trusty/main Translation-en [2.748 B]           
Get:54 trusty Release.gpg [316 B]                     
Get:55 trusty Release.gpg [316 B]                     
Get:56 trusty/main Sources [35,7 kB]                  
Get:57 trusty/main amd64 Packages [40,3 kB]           
Get:58 trusty/main i386 Packages [40,3 kB]            
Get:59 trusty-security/restricted Sources [4.931 B] 
Get:60 trusty-security/universe Sources [69,3 kB]   
Get:61 trusty-security/multiverse Sources [3.200 B] 
Get:62 trusty-security/main amd64 Packages [720 kB] 
Get:63 trusty-updates/main Sources [413 kB]          
Get:64 trusty/main Translation-en [29,3 kB]           
Get:65 trusty/main Sources [544 B]                    
Get:66 trusty/main amd64 Packages [427 B]             
Get:67 trusty/main i386 Packages [427 B]              
Get:68 trusty/main Translation-en [170 B]             
Get:69 trusty/main Sources [673 B]                    
Get:70 trusty/main amd64 Packages [592 B]             
Get:71 rosa/main i386 Packages [32,3 kB]         
Get:72 trusty/main i386 Packages [598 B]              
Get:73 trusty/main Translation-en [299 B]             
Get:74 trusty/main Sources [541 B]                    
Get:75 trusty/main amd64 Packages [524 B]             
Get:76 trusty/main i386 Packages [524 B]              
Get:77 trusty/main Translation-en [245 B]             
Get:78 trusty Release [14,0 kB]                       
Get:79 trusty-updates/restricted Sources [6.322 B]   
Get:80 rosa/upstream i386 Packages [47,2 kB]     
Get:81 trusty Release [15,1 kB]                       
Get:82 trusty/main Sources [1.426 B]                  
Get:83 trusty/main amd64 Packages [1.591 B]           
Get:84 trusty-updates/universe Sources [198 kB]      
Get:85 trusty/main i386 Packages [1.589 B]            
Get:86 rosa/import i386 Packages [301 kB]        
Get:87 trusty/main Sources [9.857 B]                  
Get:88 trusty/main amd64 Packages [15,5 kB]           
Get:89 trusty/main i386 Packages [15,5 kB]            
Get:90 trusty/main Translation-en [10,2 kB]           
Ign trusty/main Translation-en_US                     
Ign trusty/main Translation-en                        
Get:91 trusty-security/restricted amd64 Packages [14,1 kB]
Get:92 trusty-security/universe amd64 Packages [212 kB]
Ign rosa/import Translation-en_US                
Ign rosa/import Translation-en                   
Ign rosa/main Translation-en_US                  
Ign rosa/main Translation-en                     
Ign rosa/upstream Translation-en_US              
Get:93 trusty-security/multiverse amd64 Packages [4.786 B]
Ign rosa/upstream Translation-en                 
Get:94 trusty-security/main i386 Packages [668 kB]  
Get:95 trusty-security/restricted i386 Packages [13,9 kB]
Get:96 trusty-updates/universe Sources [198 kB]      
Get:97 trusty-security/universe i386 Packages [205 kB]
Get:98 trusty-security/multiverse i386 Packages [4.945 B]
Get:99 trusty-security/main Translation-en [389 kB] 
Get:100 trusty-updates/multiverse Sources [7.377 B]  
Get:101 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:102 trusty-security/multiverse Translation-en [2.564 B]
Get:103 trusty-security/restricted Translation-en [3.546 B]
Get:104 trusty-security/universe Translation-en [118 kB]
Get:105 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:106 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:107 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:108 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:109 trusty-updates/restricted amd64 Packages [17,2 kB]
Get:110 trusty-updates/universe amd64 Packages [446 kB]
Get:111 trusty-updates/multiverse amd64 Packages [14,6 kB]
Get:112 trusty-updates/main i386 Packages [1.002 kB] 
Get:113 trusty-updates/restricted i386 Packages [17,1 kB]
Get:114 trusty-updates/universe i386 Packages [441 kB]
Get:115 trusty-updates/multiverse i386 Packages [15,0 kB]
Get:116 trusty-updates/main Translation-en [523 kB]  
Get:117 trusty-updates/multiverse Translation-en [7.616 B]
Get:118 trusty-updates/restricted Translation-en [4.024 B]
Get:119 trusty-updates/universe Translation-en [241 kB]
Get:120 trusty Release [58,5 kB]                     
Get:121 trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages [1.061 kB]
Get:122 trusty/main Sources [1.064 kB]               
Get:123 trusty/main Sources [1.064 kB]               
Get:124 trusty/restricted Sources [5.433 B]          
Get:125 trusty/universe Sources [6.399 kB]           
Get:126 trusty/universe Sources [6.399 kB]           
Get:127 trusty/universe Sources [6.399 kB]           
Get:128 trusty/universe Sources [6.399 kB]           
Get:129 trusty/universe Sources [6.399 kB]           
Get:130 trusty/multiverse Sources [174 kB]           
Get:131 trusty/main amd64 Packages [1.350 kB]        
Get:132 trusty/restricted amd64 Packages [13,0 kB]   
Get:133 trusty/universe amd64 Packages [5.859 kB]    
Get:134 trusty/multiverse amd64 Packages [132 kB]    
Get:135 trusty/main i386 Packages [1.348 kB]         
Get:136 trusty/restricted i386 Packages [13,4 kB]    
Get:137 trusty/universe i386 Packages [5.866 kB]     
Get:138 trusty/multiverse i386 Packages [134 kB]     
Get:139 trusty/main Translation-en [762 kB]          
Get:140 trusty/multiverse Translation-en [102 kB]    
Get:141 trusty/restricted Translation-en [3.457 B]   
Get:142 trusty/universe Translation-en [4.089 kB]    
Get:143 trusty/universe Translation-en [4.089 kB]    
Ign trusty/main Translation-en_US                    
Ign trusty/multiverse Translation-en_US
Ign trusty/restricted Translation-en_US
Ign trusty/universe Translation-en_US
Fetched 30,0 MB in 48min 27s (10,3 kB/s)
Reading package lists... Error!
E: Encountered a section with no Package: header
E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/extra.linuxmint.com_dists_rosa_main_i18n_Translation-en
E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.
Last edited by aepsaepudin_ on Wed Mar 07, 2018 8:27 pm, edited 1 time in total.

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Re: Error Update (Problem with MergeList)

Post by Pjotr » Wed Mar 07, 2018 11:52 am

Try this:

From the menu, launch Software Sources. Then click on the button "Maintenance" and then on the button "Fix MergeList problems".
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Re: Error Update (Problem with MergeList)

Post by aepsaepudin_ » Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:18 pm

Thanks. This solve my problem :D

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