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Old 10-09-2007, 04:02 PM   #1
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Problem with package library (no Package: header etc)

Hello. I get the following error in synaptic package manager:

An error occured

The following details are provided:

E: Encountered a section with no Package: header
E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/dpkg/status
E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.
E: _cache->open() failed, please report.


I'v tried this:
but the commands didn't help.
Can anybody tell me if and how i can reinstall the whole package system?


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