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Old 09-02-2014, 04:02 AM   #1
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Question sudo apt-get update ERROR HELP

Good day

Make a Long store short , every time in the last 3 days when i type sudo apt-get update I get this

E: Type '<!DOCTYPE' is not known on line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/conkyhardcore-hardy.list
E: The list of sources could not be read.

I have also used this command inxi -r a Friend who is helping me out asked me to do so ,, But i am still waiting for his reply .

The output was so big , so i put it in this File Please look!h58yTRJT!A2wJNT...In_1UBEYv_2jB4

thank U
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The file /etc/apt/sources.list.d/conkyhardcore-hardy.list has invalid content.
Fix or remove it.
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Old 09-02-2014, 04:23 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by descendant_command View Post
The file /etc/apt/sources.list.d/conkyhardcore-hardy.list has invalid content.
Fix or remove it.
I did remove it from th software source PPA but still no luck

or is there an other methed to remove it ???


Many thanks It worked I went to the path u gave me and I deleted every thing that reads conky hard core

many many thanks

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