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Old 06-08-2008, 09:44 AM   #1
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Error- E:Type '' is not known...

I am trying to add the Etch repositories but I keep getting an error:

Error opening the cache(E: Type '' is not known on line 8 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list
E: The list of sources could not be read.)
I'm not sure what this means, I couldn't find a good explanation anywhere. And also why does the repository manager say the Etch channel is Testing.
Old 06-08-2008, 11:21 AM   #2
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I found the apt howto on the Debian webpage and fixed the problem.
Heres the link just in case someone else needs it -


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