issues with apt-get

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issues with apt-get

Postby pc_user26 » 2011-02-12 11:27

hello
i installed debian squeeze using the gui however i ignored the mirrors on the installation processes

now i got issues with apt-get as show below
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pmaison@Poste2:~$ su
Mot de passe :
root@Poste2:/home/pmaison#
root@Poste2:/home/pmaison# apt-get update
Failed to exec method /usr/lib/apt/methods/
Failed to exec method /usr/lib/apt/methods/
E: Method  has died unexpectedly!
E: Le sous-processus  a renvoyé un code d'erreur (100)
E: La méthode /usr/lib/apt/methods/ n'a pas démarré correctement
E: Method  has died unexpectedly!
E: Le sous-processus  a renvoyé un code d'erreur (100)
E: La méthode /usr/lib/apt/methods/ n'a pas démarré correctement
root@Poste2:/home/pmaison# cd /usr/lib/apt/methods
root@Poste2:/usr/lib/apt/methods# cd http
bash: cd: http: N'est pas un dossier
root@Poste2:/usr/lib/apt/methods# ls http
http
root@Poste2:/usr/lib/apt/methods# ls
bzip2  cdrom  copy  file  ftp  gpgv  gzip  http  lzma  mirror  rred  rsh  ssh
root@Poste2:/usr/lib/apt/methods# ^C
root@Poste2:/usr/lib/apt/methods#




here is sources.list
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deb cdrom:[Debian GNU/Linux 6.0.0 _Squeeze_ - Official i386 CD Binary-1 2011020$

deb http://ftp.fr.debian.org squeeze-updates main contrib
deb-src http://ftp.fr.debian.org squeeze-updates main contrib

deb http://security.debian.org/ squeeze/updates main contrib
deb-src http://security.debian.org/ squeeze/updates main contrib1


deb ://volatile.debian.org squeeze-updates main
deb-src ://volatile.debian.org squeeze-updates main



any ideas

thanks in advance
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Re: issues with apt-get

Postby eric1959 » 2011-02-12 15:16

http://debgen.simplylinux.ch/

The debian-volatile project has been discontinued with the Debian Squeeze release : http://www.debian.org/volatile/
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Re: issues with apt-get

Postby craigevil » 2011-02-12 20:33

eric1959 wrote:http://debgen.simplylinux.ch/

The debian-volatile project has been discontinued with the Debian Squeeze release : http://www.debian.org/volatile/



I can confirm having Volatile in my sources.list caused the same problem, removed it and problem solved.
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