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Old 09-21-2010, 02:27 AM   #1
Abid Malik
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7 zip not installing


Hello!

I want to install 7 zip. i typed the commond and it prints the following as


abid@abid-laptop:~/yum/yum-2.0.7$ sudo apt-get install p7zip
E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (11 Resource temporarily unavailable)
E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), is another process using it?

Please help me out.
 
Old 09-21-2010, 02:36 AM   #2
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7 zip can be easily installed through "Synaptic Package Manager" !
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SynapticHowto
 
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Old 09-21-2010, 03:40 AM   #3
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E: Could not get lock /var/lib/dpkg/lock
Another application is using apt / dpkg.
Close Synaptic, or wait for the "Update check" to finish.

( 'Checking for updates' is a background job, i.e. not visible
on your Desktop.)
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