Help needed with apt-get !

larry shields larry at
Sun Aug 19 11:33:33 UTC 2007

larry shields wrote:
> I am running Feisty 7.04, now as of this morning when I tried using 
> apt-get update, I am getting this message:
> E: Could not lock /var/lib/apt/lists/lock - open (11 Resource 
> temporarily unavailable)
> E: Unable to lock the list directory...
> Now does anyone know how I should correct this problem...
> Thanks Larry
Please disregard this posting, I figured it out myself, by using apt-get 
-f install, in doing so, it told me to use auto remove...Once I did that 
apt-get update now works just fine...

Sorry Larry

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