View Full Version : [ubuntu] Installation of JRE failed-error report

August 4th, 2010, 02:34 PM
I tried to install JRE 6
After adding partner repository I wanted the updates by this command
sudo apt-get update
I got the following error
E: Malformed line 54 in source list etc/apt/source.list (dist parse)

what does it mean and how to rectify.

August 4th, 2010, 03:45 PM
clean the sources:

sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get autoclean
sudo apt-get autoremove

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install -f