[ubuntu-uk] problem with synaptic- keeps closing down!!!
andrew at aoakley.com
Wed Apr 16 17:12:12 BST 2008
Javad Ayaz wrote:
> 'E:Malformed line 40 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list (dist parse),
> E:The list of sources could not be read.'! "
Your /etc/apt/sources.list file has become corrupt (maybe you added a
new repository which wasn't valid, or edited it by hand?).
Please can you post your /etc/apt/sources.list file and we'll have a
look. You can do this by going into Applications - Accessories -
Terminal and typing:
...and then copy & paste. Also, which version of Ubuntu are you using?
You can find this out by doing:
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