[ubuntu-uk] Duplicate sources list

scoundrel50a scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Tue May 1 08:23:08 UTC 2012

On 01/05/12 09:11, Alan Lord (News) wrote:
> On 01/05/12 08:58, scoundrel50a wrote:
>> I use the terminal to update and dist upgrade, and since I reinstalled
>> my kernal, I now have duplicate sources.list errors showing which stop
>> the terminal from updating, it tells me in the panel that there updates
>> but I can only update using update manager.....
>> this is one of the errors
>> W: Duplicate sources.list entry http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/
>> precise/universe amd64 Packages
>> (/var/lib/apt/lists/archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_precise_universe_binary-amd64_Packages) 
> I had that too.
> If you look at the Software Sources manager (from the Edit menu of the 
> Software Centre) you will see two that are basically the same. I just 
> removed one of them.
> Al
Thank you for your replay, I am looking in the sources manager, and one 
line is just normal the other line has sources in brackets, should I 
remove the line with (sources) at the end of it?


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