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does anyone hv a suggestion?

Every time I'm trying to check for updates or update anything, the error below comes up. tried to load older kernels, the problem persist in all of them.

E:Encountered a section with no Package: header, E:Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/ppa.launchpad.net_doctormo_barry-snapshot_ubuntu_dists_karmic_main_i18n_Translation-ro, E:Listele de pachete sau fișierul de stare n-au putut fi analizate sau deschise.
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marked as duplicate by Eric Carvalho, Mitch, Alaa Ali, Warren Hill, Stephen Myall Sep 12 '13 at 9:53

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Try to purge the cache and redownload the lists:

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

If it's not working, please post the content of /etc/apt/sources.list and /etc/apt/sources.d/* (upload them to pastebin.com or a similar service and add the link here).

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worked perfectly thnx –  chris Sep 11 '13 at 19:37

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