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How I can fix “AppStream cache update completed, but some metadata was ignored due to errors."

I executed apt update as root, but I received this error message: AppStream cache update completed, but some metadata was ignored due to errors.

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Se há coisa que não compreendo é porque razão ao fazer um download de uma versão do que quer que seja sou imediatamente “obrigado” a fazer uma actualização. 188 more words


Exclude packages from `apt-get upgrade`


To hold a package:

In short: sudo apt-mark hold <package>


echo <package> hold | sudo dpkg --set-selections

To unhold a package… 29 more words


apt-get install, apt-get upgrade

While installing software in linux (kali 2.0) you may get following error it could be your software list is not up to date:

E: Unable to locate package… 85 more words

Fix PGP error NO_PUBKEY when apt-get updating

It is common to find that a  sudo apt-get update does not do a clean job because of a couple of missing public keys. You might get something of the type: 296 more words

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Debian: Install VMware Tools

VMware is now recommending that you use Open-VM-Tools instead of the traditional VMware tool Linux agent. Below is the script to perform the installation from your terminal session… 20 more words

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