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

John MM scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Sun Mar 6 12:47:46 UTC 2011


On 06/03/11 12:20, J Fernyhough wrote:
> On 6 March 2011 12:18, John MM<scoundrel50a at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> >
>> >  um, bit of a problem, how do I regenerate my sources again?
>> >
> $ sudo apt-get update
I tried updating, and found a load of updates via the update manager, 
but it wont update now, I get this error

> nstallArchives() failed: warning, in file '/var/lib/dpkg/available' 
> near line 46354 package 'virtualbox-3.0':
> error in Version string '3.0.14-58977_Ubuntu_karmic': invalid 
> character in revision number
> warning, in file '/var/lib/dpkg/available' near line 48216 package 
> 'virtualbox-2.2':
> error in Version string '2.2.4-47978_Ubuntu_jaunty': invalid character 
> in revision number

can you help? This started happening since deleting the sources file.




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