Re: Debian 5 update system broken
On Sun, 4 Dec 2011, Camaleón wrote:
On Sun, 04 Dec 2011 12:05:19 +0000, Camaleón wrote:
On Sun, 04 Dec 2011 10:58:13 +0800, Bret Busby wrote:
With an update notification (the gold star with the exclamation mark,
in the taskbar), I got the following error.
All Debian Lenny users are affected, I guess (all my systems are). I
also added my comments there.
It seems Debian team is already working on it :-)
That was fast... is now solved. Good job!
But I have just tried again, and appear to still have the same problem.
Could not initialize the package information
A unresolvable problem occurred while initializing the package
Please report this bug against the 'update-manager' package and include
the following error message:
'E:Encountered a section with no Package: header, E:Problem with
E:The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.'
which I think is the same error message.
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