Accessing Synaptic Manager

Upul Godage at
Sun Mar 9 14:40:03 UTC 2008


As the error message says, enter the given command in a console window 'dpkg
--configure -a'. I think you should give it with root privileges. That is
'sudo dpkg --configure -a'.
I think this happens because a previous installation did not finish


On Sun, Mar 9, 2008 at 7:52 PM, Danny <bunjee at> wrote:

> Can someone help me with this message? I have just installed Ubuntu &
> can't get in to Synaptic Manager.
> This is the message I get:
> E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to
> correct the problem.
> E: _cache->open() failed, please report.
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