package manager problem

Russel Caldwell caldr704 at
Wed Nov 6 21:58:43 MST 2013

On Wed, Nov 6, 2013 at 9:37 PM, Charles Curley <
charlescurley at> wrote:

> On Wed, 6 Nov 2013 21:09:49 -0700
> Russel Caldwell <caldr704 at> wrote:
> > I'm running an Ubuntu machine and it's giving me a error message
> > saying that the update information is outdated. When I try to correct
> > the problem I get the following message:
> You didn't say which package manager you are using, apt-get et al.,
> aptitude, or synaptic. So I'll assume the latter. In synaptic,
> Settings-> Repositories. Then Other Software. Uncheck the repo you
> don't want. Close. Then hit "Reload". That should do you.

How do I do it with apt-get?

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