Questions about: apt

I have configured aptitude to write to a log (/var/log/aptitude). It produces output like this; Aptitude 0. 4
After doing the dist-upgrade to Ubuntu 14. 04. 1 LTS we now have a system that apt-get is broken
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Am I seeing this error because dpkg is looking for the i386 packages as a result of the aforementioned install of libc6:i386 libncurses5:i386 libstdc++6:i386? How do I resolve this error? EDIT - (I was not able to resolve this question with simply up
Step 2: Open a terminal and enter: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:user/ppa-name Replace 'ppa:user/ppa-name' with the PPA's location that you noted above. Your system will now fetch the PPA's key. This enables your system to verify that the packages in t
This sounds like it may be an issue with third party repos. I know Google's repo takes several minutes to respond here sometimes. If you have third party repos set up, open Update Manager, click Settings, then the "Other Software" tab
You may use: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get -o Dpkg::Options::="--force-confdef" -o Dpkg::Options::="--force-confold" dist-upgrade For only specific packages, e. g. mypackage1 mypackage2: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get -o Dpkg::Options::="--force
The /etc/default/grub file is generated at package install time, which is necessary because it integrates with debconf. This means that it can not treated as a dpkg conf file, and so dpkg's configuration file handling doesn't know about it. Instead,
by fogcityben Last Updated July 15, 2017 01:02 AM I read about a security flaw in Git, which was fixed in version 2. 2. 1
This question already has an answer here: While running the update at Ubuntu 14. 04 LTS (Trusty Tahr). The following error is being encountered: W: Failed to fetch http://us