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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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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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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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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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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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am getting following error when am going to upadate and install cmd in root for apache2 in ubuntu 14.0 [duplicate]

root@ubuntu-1gb-sgp1-01:~# sudo apt-get install apache2 E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (2: No such file or directory) E: Unable to lock the administration directory ...
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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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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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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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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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0answers
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initramfs unable to find a live medium containing a live file system

When I turn on my laptop I am getting the following message: BusyBox v1.21.1 (Ubuntu 1:1.21.0-1ubuntu1) built-in shell (ash) Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands. (initramfs) Unable to find ...
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2answers
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Error installing packages on my linux server

This is the error message I get in my Ubuntu server 14.04.4LT while installing packages: could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11 resources temporary not available) unable to lock the ...
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0answers
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Can't install kubuntu restricted extras on hp chromebook

This is what it comes up with when I try to install it: (precise)bailey@localhost:~$ sudo apt-get install kubuntu-restricted-extras [sudo] password for bailey: E: Could not get lock ...

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