[ubuntu-za] Fwd: Re: my Ubuntu Calistoga does not download applications anymore

Nico Michael nick.michael at ptaisp.co.za
Tue Feb 28 08:49:32 UTC 2012


Hi Bruce
I had a problem I ran the following:
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
I saw which list was duplicated and commented out  in my sources.list

look to see if there are any error messages that get displayed
sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

the error went away

Kind regards

Nico Michael
(Sent from ptaisp.co.za)


On 02/24/2012 05:52 PM, Bruce Pieterse wrote:
> On Fri 24 Feb 2012 12:30:42 SAST, Nico Michael wrote:
>> HI Bruce
>> I got these errors when update ran:
>>
>> W: GPG error: http://ppa.launchpad.net oneiric Release: The following
>> signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available:
>> NO_PUBKEY 04EED3E377741834
>> W: Duplicate sources.list entry http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/
>> oneiric/partner i386 Packages
>> (/var/lib/apt/lists/archive.canonical.com_ubuntu_dists_oneiric_partner_binary-i386_Packages)
>>
>>
>>
>> Kind regards
>>
>> Nico Michael
>> (Sent from ptaisp.co.za)
>>
>>
>> On 02/23/2012 08:05 PM, Bruce Pieterse wrote:
>>>   On Thu 23 Feb 2012 16:45:21 SAST, Nico Michael wrote:
>>>>   Hi there
>>>>
>>>>   This happened after an upgrade broke my ubuntu
>>>>
>>>>   For a few weeks my Ubuntu Calistoga does not download applications
>>>>   when I use
>>>>   Ubuntu Software Centre
>>>>
>>>>   The only way I can install new apps  is to do
>>>>   sudo apt-get install
>>>>
>>>>   I looked in the term log and
>>>>
>>>>   sudo less /var/log/apt/term.log
>>>>   I found
>>>>   Log ended: 2012-02-03  12:48:50 (a few weeks ago)
>>>>
>>>>   Even though I tried to dowload install an app
>>>>   It freezes
>>>>
>>>>   I also have the same problems when I try to run Updates it freezes
>>>>
>>>>   An I looking at the right log as I dont see errors
>>>>
>>>>   please advise
>>>>
>>>   Hi Nico,
>>>
>>>   Could you try and do the following for me:
>>>   1. Open a terminal (Ctrl + Alt + T)
>>>   2. Type into the terminal: sudo apt-get update&&    sudo apt-get upgrade
>>>
>>>   Are there any error messages that get displayed or does apt-get update
>>>   everything ok?
>>>
>>>   Bruce
>>>
>>
> Hi Nico,
>
> You can try
>
> sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys
> 04EED3E377741834&&  sudo apt-get update
>
> Bruce
>



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