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john:~$ sudo apt-get update

E: Type 'ain' is not known on line 3 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ferramroberto-filezilla-oneiric.list
E: The list of sources could not be read.

when I run sudo apt-get update command. iI get those things which are above. Please help me in resolving this issue.

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Please paste contents of /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ferramroberto-filezilla-oneiric.list in your question. –  user31389 Apr 29 '13 at 12:36
I assume that it is because i removed tick marks near ferramroberto-filezilla-oneiric.list in update manager and i was unable to open update manger now. –  blue Apr 29 '13 at 12:38
deb oneiric main deb-src oneiric main ain –  blue Apr 29 '13 at 12:39
i removed the ain in the contents but there is some errors like W: Failed to fetch… 404 Not Found W: Failed to fetch… 404 Not Found W: Failed to fetch… 404 Not Found E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead. –  blue Apr 29 '13 at 12:44
Err oneiric/main Sources 404 Not Found Ign oneiric/main Translation-en_US Ign oneiric/main Translation-en_US Ign oneiric-dell/public Translation-en_US Err oneiric/main amd64 Packages 404 Not Found Err oneiric/main i386 Packages 404 Not Found –  blue Apr 29 '13 at 12:45

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try an updated repo. Those repos are for a dated version of ubuntu, which is no longer in the repo. You could downlod and compile the latest version from:

or goto your the filezilla "Help" menu and check for updates.

removing and re-adding the repo will not help. The pages aren't there. removing the repo will get rid of the errors when you update via CLI.

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let me know the way to install the filezilla from this link into my machine. its just downloading the folder from this link. i was struck without knowing the way to install from this link. thanks –  blue Apr 30 '13 at 8:04

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