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Old 06-02-2012, 05:34 AM   #1
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Smile Installing drivers in ubuntu 9.04

I am running ubuntu 9.04,i just bought a web-cam and a card reader after connecting them to my computer they are not being detecting.Please advice on the way forward.
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upgrade! Using a 3 year old system won't aid you using new gear... 12.04 is out now, upgrade to that and I expect you'll find a lot of stuff works right off of the bat.
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Could not initialize the package information

An unresolvable problem occurred while initializing the package information.

Please report this bug against the 'update-manager' package and include the following error message:

'E:Type 'usage:' is not known on line 59 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list, E:The list of sources could not be read.'
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The error indicates there is an error in your /etc/apt/sources.list file.

cat /etc/apt/sources.list
However please read acid_kewpie's response: 9.04 is 3 years out of date, grab the current 12.04 here:


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