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November 24th, 2008, 08:46 PM
when i try to start syn. package manager it says:

an error occured

the following details are provided:

E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem.
E: _cache->open() failed, please report.

please help

November 24th, 2008, 08:48 PM
Close synaptic package manager. Then, open a terminal and run

Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal

sudo dpkg --configure -a
sudo apt-get update

November 24th, 2008, 09:22 PM
thanx it worked :D