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Not able to kill Mysql process

I was trying to uninstall mysql using sudo apt-get --purge remove mysql-server but getting following error E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: ...
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sudo apt-get update cancelled half way through, now cannot run sudo apt-get update [duplicate]

I'm a new user of ubuntu. It's been working fairly well so far. Today I've tried doing 'sudo apt-get update' and it's freezing after fetching data. This is the output: sudo apt-get update Hit:1 ...
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lock errors updating on fresh ubuntu install 16.04 [duplicate]

I reinstalled a fresh copy of ubuntu, and now I'm getting lock issues when attempting to update or ugrade using apt-get. With 'sudo apt-get update', I have the following: E: Could not get lock ...
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2answers
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How do I continue configuration if apt-get was interrupted?

In case there were some problems during the last apt-get operation, is there a command that checks if something has to be continued in apt-get?
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1answer
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Unable to install Tomcat 7 on Ubunu 12.04 [duplicate]

I am trying to install Tomcat 7 on my Dell Dimention 3000 running Wubi 12.04 (not a server). I found instructions here: http://www.liquidweb.com/kb/how-to-install-apache-tomcat-7-on-ubuntu-12-04/, but ...
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0answers
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W: chmod 0700 of directory /var/lib/apt/lists/partial failed - SetupAPTPartialDirectory (1: Operation not permitted)

16.4 ubuntu apt-get update W: chmod 0700 of directory /var/lib/apt/lists/partial failed - SetupAPTPartialDirectory (1: Operation not permitted) E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - ...
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1answer
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can't install y-ppa-manager via terminal

After running the following code sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/y-ppa-manager sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install y-ppa-manager couldn't access to y-ppa-manager, the program doesn't ...
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2answers
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Installing Wine on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm trying to install Wine on my PC running Ubuntu 15.10, but I see in the software center there are different apps such as: Microsoft Windows Compatibility Layer (meta-package) with some optional ...
1
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2answers
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Ubuntu packages don't get update

I get this output: 7 packages can be updated. 7 updates are security updates. Last login: Tue Apr 19 10:04:51 2016 from 10.0.0.199 whenever I connect to my server. and I still see these packages ...
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when i type any command in terminal related to downloading i receive this error so what i do solve this error? [duplicate]

shubham@shubham-hp-notebook:~$ sudo apt-get update E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/ E: Could ...
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3answers
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The Software Center won't start anymore, how to fix it?

I have been using Ubuntu 13.04 for last 2 months. It was working properly but suddenly the Ubuntu Software Center has started hanging. Now it doesn't open. And every time I try to open it, I have to ...
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2answers
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Getting following error while installing `cowsay` [duplicate]

I tried to install cowsay using the command: sudo apt-get install cowsay I received the following error message: E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily ...
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4answers
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Ubuntu software problem [duplicate]

E: Could not get lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable) E: Unable to lock directory /var/lib/apt/lists/ E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: ...
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vote
3answers
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Cant use apt-get upgrade after force quitting software updater

I was updating the apps and ubuntu via the software updater in my ubuntu 14.04 . But the updater froze and i had to forc quit it . Now i cant update or uninstall any apps or use apt-get upgrade or ...
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0answers
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i couldn't install any new application or packages [duplicate]

i have tried installing apps both through software canter and through terminal but i couldn't. when ever i tried it through terminal i got following output E: Could not get lock ...

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