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I've been having the following issue when trying to add any PPA. I'm somewhat new to Linux, so help is greatly appreciated.

xiad@xiad-G41M-Combo:~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:noobslab/icons
Gtk-Message: Failed to load module "canberra-gtk-module"
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/lib/linuxmint/mintSources/mintSources.py", line 1205, in <module>
codename = config_parser.get("general", "base_codename")
File "/usr/lib/python2.7/ConfigParser.py", line 330, in get
raise NoSectionError(section)
ConfigParser.NoSectionError: No section: 'general'
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Please specify the operating system and version. –  user25656 Sep 7 '13 at 12:10

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