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What each line is saying and how to solve it? Adv Reply November 20th, 2012 #3 ibjsb4 View Profile View Forum Posts Ubuntu addict and loving it Join Date Sep 2012 Beans 5,003 Re: Unable to Update E: Read error Wireless Script Cube and Desktop Effects in Compiz #Ubuntu Forums Social IRC Chat How To Use Code Tags How To Mark Thread Solved Posting Guidelines Adv Reply November 21st, 2012 share|improve this answer edited Jan 2 '15 at 15:29 answered Oct 14 '13 at 14:53 Braiam 38.8k1691153 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log http://dis-lb.net/could-not/application-error-cannot-read-memory.php
Cheers Adv Reply November 20th, 2012 #2 drmrgd View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Tall Cafè Ubuntu Join Date Apr 2011 Location Maryland Beans 1,461 DistroKubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin Forum Menu Index User list Rules Search Register Login You are not logged in. That's only about one-tenth of the list which is too long to read. It contains a detailed list of packages-such as the package name, status, priority...etcetera.
E The Package Lists Or Status File Could Not Be Parsed Or Opened. Ubuntu
up vote 3 down vote favorite When I run sudo apt-get update I get this error: Reading package lists... rolnics View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by rolnics Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page Search this Thread Advanced E: Read error - read (5: Input/output error) E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened. E: Read Error - Read (21: Is A Directory) Error!
Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. E: Internal error: couldn't generate list of packages to download Regards Anders Mark Rijckenberg (markrijckenberg) said on 2009-04-06: #3 Hi, First make sure that update-manager, synaptic, etc... How to pluralize "State of the Union" without an additional noun? http://askubuntu.com/questions/410045/the-package-lists-or-status-file-could-not-be-parsed-or-opened share|improve this answer answered Jul 24 at 16:23 Byte Commander 24.1k1067130 Actually it is a new laptop (just 4 weeks of using) which I have bought and then I
share|improve this answer edited Nov 9 '14 at 9:22 Tejas 1,59421332 answered Nov 9 '14 at 8:43 obotineau 111 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote As mentioned above even E: Unable To Parse Package File /var/lib/dpkg/status (1) By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Can anyone help me? / Anders Could not initialize the package information An unresolvable problem occurred while initializing the package information. Debian is a registered trademark of Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
- upon running apt update I get the following error after it gets stuck on reading the package list at about 30% Code: E: Read error - read (5 Input/output error) The
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E: Problem With Mergelist /var/lib/dpkg/status
Just add: sudo apt-get -f install to have an update/upgrade working at well. Notices Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community. E The Package Lists Or Status File Could Not Be Parsed Or Opened. Ubuntu You made this all so simple, Thanks! E: Could Not Open File /var/lib/dpkg/status - Open (2: No Such File Or Directory) rolnics View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by rolnics 04-01-2010, 12:31 PM #11 rolnics LQ Newbie Registered: Dec 2006 Location:
and one kind of bad sectors just no more exist. E Encountered A Section With No Package Header E Problem With Mergelist Var Lib Apt Lists Thanks rolnics View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by rolnics 03-15-2010, 10:40 PM #4 evo2 LQ Guru Registered: Jan Distribution: Ubuntu & Debian Posts: 15 Original Poster Rep: Right here's a cat of my source.list:- Code: #deb http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/ lenny main #deb http://security.debian.org/ lenny/updates main deb http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/ lenny main #deb http://security.debian.org/
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Thanks in advance rolnics View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by rolnics 03-14-2010, 08:27 PM #2 evo2 LQ Guru thanks in advace –saikumarm May 9 '14 at 12:06 possible duplicate of How do I fix a "Problem with MergeList" or "status file could not be parsed" error when I had tried changing servers during my last manual update (in June 2016), while the issue was actually with my ISP, which hung the operation couple of times. The Package Lists Or Status File Could Not Be Parsed Or Opened. Mint and see what happens. –RobotHumans Oct 13 '13 at 14:23 Seems to have worked, thanks a lot :D –Jacob Oct 19 '13 at 1:38 add a comment| 1 Answer
Search this Thread 03-14-2010, 09:26 AM #1 rolnics LQ Newbie Registered: Dec 2006 Location: U.K. Should an elected official feel obligated to vote on an issue based on the majority opinion of his constituents? Should an elected official feel obligated to vote on an issue based on the majority opinion of his constituents? share|improve this answer edited Apr 11 '14 at 22:43 answered Apr 11 '14 at 22:37 Andrew 22939 add a comment| protected by Community♦ May 15 at 16:07 Thank you for your
JoÃ£o Pimentel (joao-pimentel-ferreira) said on 2009-08-29: #5 I'm constantly having the some problem, and the solution really works, thanks But just a small detail, after some time working on Ubuntu without Cool. apt share|improve this question edited Jun 27 '14 at 0:01 Braiam 16.8k95599 asked Jun 26 '14 at 23:28 Jeffrey_B 2315 1 Does /var/lib/dpkg/status exist? Adv Reply May 26th, 2013 #7 xp15 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message A Carafe of Ubuntu Join Date Jun 2011 Location Why can't write Hebrew?
This worked great. apt share|improve this question edited Jan 24 '14 at 13:26 Braiam 38.8k1691153 asked Jan 24 '14 at 12:25 Teody C. The first line timed out and gave me a different error about bzip2, I've got a screen shot at home. I had the problem before and after a reboot usually its fine, but its persisting at the moment, just trying it again now.
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