Could not open lock file in Debian Sarge3.1
When installing, updating, and removing software on Debian Sarge 3.1 I recieve this error. How do O fix this and what cuases it? Thanks
[Console Output] (named example)
apt-get install bind9
E: Could not open lock file /var/lib/dpkg/lock - open (2 No such file or directory)
E: Unable to lock the administration directory (/var/lib/dpkg/), are you root?