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I had the same issue using my own apt-mirror server to update the git-core package. In my case, I resolved the issue by adding [arch=amd64] in the original entry in the /etc/apt/sources.list. Example: Original: deb http://192.168.111.222/mirror/git-core precise main Solution: deb [arch=amd64] http://192.168.111.222/mirror/git-core precise main The details ...


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As suggested by the accepted answer, I had to edit the contents of: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/apt-build.list From: deb file:/var/cache/apt-build/repository apt-build main to: deb [arch=amd64] file:/var/cache/apt-build/repository apt-build main Note that the error came solely from apt-build.list. No changes to /etc/apt/sources.list were needed to fix ...


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See the information provided on this web site: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/U%2B1/partial_upgrade Summary If you use Update Manager to upgrade your packages, and it offers to do a Partial Upgrade do not accept it without thoroughly checking what packages it offers to remove, upgrade and install. If you do, you will most likely end up removing ...


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Go to Settings > Session and Startup > App Autostart and uncheck Update Notifier. Also make sure that no other similar entry (like Synaptic) is enabled in that list. Take note that this will likely disable the automatic updating of the data from the package repositories.


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One of the easiest way I did to overcome from this problem is that you can remove update-notifier sudo apt-get remove update-notifier Please note that, this will remove only the graphic way to do system updates.. You can still do your upgrades using commands or Synaptic :) You can always reply if you get in any trouble.. :)


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First run the below commands to remove all the unused packages, sudo apt-get autoremove Then hold the packages (libgail-3-0, libgtk-3-bin) from being upgraded, sudo apt-mark hold libgail-3-0 sudo apt-mark hold libgtk-3-bin Now you won't get any error after running sudo apt-get install -f command.



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