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“Problem with MergeList” error when trying to do an update

I'm getting an error message. The message is: "Encountered a section with no package. E: The package list or file could not be parsed. I tried to following commands in terminal- "apt-get download header"

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marked as duplicate by fossfreedom May 16 '12 at 19:38

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sudo rm /var/lib/apt/lists/* -vf
sudo apt-get update

hope this help, post error from terminal to here if any.

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Thank you so much for the support. It works –  F4RR3LL May 14 '12 at 9:54
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@F4RR3LL, If so, accept this as the answer. –  Anwar Shah May 14 '12 at 11:02

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