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apt-get install -f gives following

 Errors were encountered while processing:
 flashplugin-downloader:i386
 flashplugin-installer
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I am unable to proceed from this point as I get above error repeatedly.

I am on 11.10 with amd64 system.

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try "sudo dpkg --configure -a" –  Ringtail Mar 9 '12 at 4:11
    
As the last comment mentioned, try sudo dpkg --configure -a But please tell us if you enbaled Multiarch support in 11.10 or not and the exact the command that returns these errors. –  Hanynowsky Mar 9 '12 at 4:56

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As the last comment mentioned, try sudo dpkg --configure -a But please tell us if you enbaled Multiarch support in 11.10 or not and the exact the command that returns these errors. Are you using sudo aptitude install something or sudo apt-get install something

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