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During any install from Ubuntu Sofware Centre or using the command line, I am getting the following error

E: The package nokuntusp needs to be reinstalled, but I can't find an archive 
for it.

How to fix it?

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where did you get that package from? – Michał Šrajer Sep 19 '11 at 2:07
You need to tell us what you did when you were trying to install "nokuntusp", as that seems to be the problem. – Jorge Castro Sep 19 '11 at 2:09

it is simple...

sudo dpkg --remove --force-remove-reinstreq nokuntusp

run above command in terminal. It will not asks u to "package nokuntusp needs to be reinstalled".

And synaptic package manager will starts to work.

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thanks a million - saved my day :) – ushabtay Dec 9 '11 at 9:50

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