[Live-demo] [OSGeo] #599: Synaptic GUI Fails

Alex Mandel tech_dev at wildintellect.com
Mon Jul 5 14:04:20 PDT 2010

On 06/28/2010 08:45 PM, OSGeo wrote:
> #599: Synaptic GUI Fails
> -----------------------+----------------------------------------------------
>  Reporter:  darkblueb  |       Owner:  live-demo@…              
>      Type:  defect     |      Status:  new                      
>  Priority:  major      |   Milestone:                           
> Component:  LiveDVD    |    Keywords:  4a4                      
> -----------------------+----------------------------------------------------
>  opening the synaptic package manager on a modified 4a4 VM in VirtualBox
>  "
>  An Error Occurred:
>  E: Problem pasring dependancy Recommends
>  E: Error occurred while processing geopublishing-doc (NewVersion1)
>  E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/
>  de.geopublishing.org_repository_dists_lucid_main_binary-i386_Packages
>  E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.
>  E: _cache->open() failed. please report

This line is the best clue:

Sounds like there is something wrong with either the packages or the
repo itself(possibly just the line in the apt/sources) for

Anyone want to contact the author about it to see if it can be solved?


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