[ubuntu-za] apt sources problem

Percy Langa percylanga at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 09:37:56 UTC 2012


On 2012/07/16 11:31 AM, Percy Langa wrote:
>
> On 2012/07/16 10:47 AM, Bill Cairns wrote:
>> Hello All,
>>
>> I get the following errors whenever I do any apt install and also when
>> I bring up Synaptic. I presume that this is a problem that has been
>> there ever since I upgraded 10.04 to 12.04. Somewhere I have seen
>> "apt-get update" as a solution, but the problem persists.
>>
>> The error:
>>
>> W: Duplicate sources.list entry ftp://ftp.sun.ac.za/ubuntu/
>> precise/main i386 Packages
>
> Check your /etc/sources.list file for duplicate entries and delete 
> them. Run 'update' again and all should be ok.
>
> Back up the sources.list file before you start editing.
>
>
More info here:
http://askubuntu.com/questions/120621/w-duplicate-sources-list-entry-http-archive-ubuntu-com-ubuntu-precise-update

Cheers,
Percy




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