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Thread: Update failure, warning sign panel

  1. #1
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    Sep 2010
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    Jakarta, Indonesia
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    Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

    Exclamation Update failure, warning sign panel

    [B][B]ASUS laptop, Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat

    Since yesterday I there's a warning sign on my panel saying:

    The update information is outdated. This may be caused by network problems or by a repository that is no longer available. Please update manually by clicking on this item and then selecting "check for updates" and check if some of the listed repositories fail.

    I already changed the repository so that shouldn't be the problem. Neither shud the connection be.

    I'm not familiar with updating via synaptic and didn't succeed. I then tried to update via terminal and after long line of listings (Ign http://ubuntu.idrepo.or.id/ubuntu/ maverick-updates/multiverse Translation-en_US) finally is says:

    Err http://ppa.launchpad.net maverick/main Sources
    404 Not Found
    Err http://ppa.launchpad.net maverick/main i386 Packages
    404 Not Found
    W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/barraudmanu...rce/Sources.gz 404 Not Found

    W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/barraudmanu...86/Packages.gz 404 Not Found

    E: Some index files failed to download, they have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

    I have no idea how to deal with this problem and am afraid I will get into trouble with repeated lack of updates. As you may guess I'm pretty crap with this system but wanna try so hard.

    thanks mates!

  2. #2
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    Re: Update failure, warning sign panel

    Your launchpad source for barraudmanuel seems to be no longer available. Try removing it from software sources.

    Open a terminal and enter:

    sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list

    then navigate to the entry:

    /barraudmanuel/vpnautoconnect/ubuntu/dists/maverick/main/source/Sources.gz

    and just comment it out by adding a # mark at the beginning of that line or lines (you may have two entries).

    If you would like verification first, please post your sources list.

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