[ubuntu-uk] Stuff appearing in Terminal, I dont know what it is......

John MM scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Sun Mar 6 11:59:49 UTC 2011

On 06/03/11 11:50, J Fernyhough wrote:
> On 6 March 2011 11:43, John MM<scoundrel50a at gmail.com>  wrote:
> -- multiple snip--
>>>   error in Version string '3.0.14-58977_Ubuntu_karmic': invalid character
>>>   error in Version string '2.2.4-47978_Ubuntu_jaunty': invalid character
>> Hi, I wonder if somebody can help. I get this each and every time I install
>> something/update via the terminal, how do i get rid of it? I have no idea
>> what it is, and its really bugging me.
>> Thank you.
> Check your software sources. Looks like you have a source for
> VirtualBox defined with Jaunty and Karmic lines - which if you're
> running Maverick (10.10) could cause problems. The line should look
> something like:
> deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian maverick contrib
> Once this is changed, update the package lists.
> Jonathon

Hi, thanks for your message, I checked in the software sources and that 
is not there. Its all showing Maverick, I can show you the list if 
needed, maybe there is something I am not seeing.

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