Can't do an update with sudo apt-get update & sudo apt-get upgrade, pasting output in this message

James R McKenzie jimmckenzie at
Thu Dec 13 23:11:21 UTC 2012

For the record, no other update process was running.

Jims64BitLinuxMint13LapTop ~ # sudo apt-get update & sudo apt-get upgrade
[1] 9568
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Get:4 maya/upstream amd64 Packages [10.6 kB]                                                               
Get:5 maya/import amd64 Packages [41.4 kB]                                                                           
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Get:6 maya/main i386 Packages [18.2 kB]                                                                                        
Get:7 maya/upstream i386 Packages [10.6 kB]                                                                     
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Get:8 maya/import i386 Packages [41.7 kB]                                                                           
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Fetched 159 kB in 6s (25.8 kB/s)                                                                                                                                       
E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11: Resource temporarily unavailable)
E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it?
Reading package lists... Error!
E: Problem renaming the file /var/cache/apt/pkgcache.bin.G1hYSI to /var/cache/apt/pkgcache.bin - rename (2: No such file or directory)
W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems
[1]+  Exit 100                sudo apt-get update

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