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Package Operation Failed

So, after an update to 14.04 it's been running okay for some time and then the errors came in. I was suddenly unable to install packages. The usual Automatic Updates thing just kept failing with ...
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Application Software updater not working anymore (Ubuntu 14)

As soon as i log in a this red sign appears top a and it says : And error occurred .please run package manger from the right-click menu or apt-getin a terminal to see what is wrong The error ...
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Trying to install updates and it fails with the following description ubuntu 12.04

installArchives() failed: (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5%% (Reading database ... 10%% (Reading database ... 15%% (Reading database ... 20%% (Reading database ... 25%% (Reading database ...
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How do i make update manager work [duplicate]

This is the error message(below) i get when i try to update through update manager. Can anyone help me with this one? W: Failed to fetch ...
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Safe to remove entries in 12.04 sources.list?

Recently, every time I have run sudo apt-get update with 12.04 Precise there have been two 404's (note: I don't have the rep to post more than 2 links, so I've removed the 'http://' from the URLs ...
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Update Manager showing for available updates, but not letting me to update [duplicate]

I have a problem here with update manager. Everytime I start my PC, it pops up, saying that there are available updates. I'll share the screenshot. As I click the "Install Updates" button, it asks ...
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How to request if some of the package is out of date

Ubuntu is famous for it's updated software package, but sometimes the package is out of date. For eg:http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=zabbix-server-mysql, the version is 1.8.x which is ...
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unable to launch update manager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove a malformed line from my sources.list? Could not initialize the package information. An unresolvable problem occurred while initializing the package ...
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1answer
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I can't update, upgrade and remove my app from kubuntu

I have a problem upgrading software. I can't update, upgrade or remove my software. The notification of update manager signs 46 security packets and 83 other packets and when I click on it to install ...
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1answer
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Why does my update manager always “fail to download package files”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to install software or upgrade from old unsupported release? I am using Ubuntu 11.04. Update Manager does not finish update since 'Applying Changes' does not finish ...
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1answer
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Problems updating weather indicator

I can not update Weather Indicator with Update Manager. This is the terminal log: installArchives() failed: perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale ...
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4answers
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Why does Update Manager give me a 404 error with these Google repositories?

I have a red warning sign in my toolbar. When I click on it, it asks me to check for updates. When I check for updates, I get this: W:Failed to fetch ...
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1answer
688 views

I can't check for updates [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I fix a 404 Error using a PPA? After I installed some updates I restarted my computer. Some days later I wanted to check for updates because the ...
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2answers
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“Failed to load the package list”

When attempting to remove, install or update software through the Ubuntu Software Center, I came upon an error like this... Failed to load the package list This is a serious problem. Try ...
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Why does Updating force the user to download complete cache packages

Most of the time when I update my system, Update Manager downloads whole packages from the list. Even if the package only changes in a few lines. What I mean is, for a 4MB package that has only for ...
7
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3answers
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How can i disable the update prompt?

How to disable the auto update dialog box shows every time while i am working? I have applied the following command yesterday but today still that is showing up. Is there any other way to permanently ...
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How to opt out of updates for a particular package? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to prevent updating of a specific package? How can I set the update-manager so that all files / packages related to Ubuntu One are no longer seen as required or ...
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'adobe-flashplugin conflicts with flashplugin-downloader' error while trying to install adobe-flashplugin

I'm having some hard time getting straight with my adobe flash plugin. $ sudo apt-get remove --purge adobe-flashplugin flashplugin* nspluginwrapper Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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3answers
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Can the update manager download only a single package at a time?

I need the update manager to only download a single package at a time and not try to download multiple packages at once. My slow internet cannot handle multiple connections; slows the download to a ...
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Why I got: Requires installation of untrusted packages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Updates don't install because of “untrusted packages” I got "Requires installation of untrusted packages The action would require the installation of ...
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Updates don't install because of “untrusted packages” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Update Error : Require Installation Of Untrusted Packages I have "darktable + extras" installed (I added their ppa repository to the sources manually). The extras ...