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sudo apt-get update
Ign http: packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu InRelease

Err http: packages.mate-desktop.org/repo/ubuntu/quantal Sources                
  503  Service Unavailable
Ign http://packages.mate-desktop.org quantal/main Translation-en 

100% [Logging in] This will run for a very long time and won't stop.

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You added an unsupported third party repository that is now broken. Disable it.

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