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December 25th, 2009, 08:18 PM
apt-get wont work
---trying to use sudo apt-get update with 9.04 and keeps failing this is what I get

E: Encountered a section with no Package: header
E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/ca.archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_jaunty_main_bin ary-amd64_Packages
E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.

December 25th, 2009, 08:39 PM
Go into System -> Administration -> Software Sources and change to another server. Try the US if you want.

December 27th, 2009, 08:51 PM
Thanks I appreciate it! I should have troubleshoot the problem more. I was set on a Canadian server and now I am living in a different country. So I changed the server and problem solved.