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Duplicate source.list entries aren't a big problem, just a small performance hit. The message is misleading: apt-get update alone won't eliminate duplicate entries. You need to edit the source.list files: /etc/apt/sources.list and the files in /etc/apt/sources.list.d. Look for entries for the repository mentioned in the error message and remove one of the ...


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I would start out by manually trying the instructions here: How do I add a line to my /etc/apt/sources.list? Here's how I edited mine: $ ls /etc/apt apt.conf.d preferences preferences.d sources.list sources.list.d sources.list.save trustdb.gpg trusted.gpg trusted.gpg~ trusted.gpg.d $ vi /etc/apt/sources.list There's further information here: ...


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I think the most offical way to do this is Copr, which acts in a similar way to Ubuntu's PPAs. Repos can be added to yum via a repo file - for example, this copr provides a updated version of Chromium, which can be added in various ways: YUM repo file (@ /etc/yum.repos.d/churchyard-chromium-russianfedora-fedora-21.repo - provided by RPM on the page): ...


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A yum repo is essentially a file repository either local, ftp or http. Since you have a remote repository with repo data you can use the yum utils package on Fedora to clone the repo. First install the needed packages to synchronize and manage repository metadata. yum install yum-utils Next subscribe the machine that will host your repo to the Fedora ...


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For each of the urls mentioned in the error message in the question, do a search for it. Then remove it from the relevant file in /etc/apt/sources.list.. For example cd /etc/apt/sources.list.d grep -R http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-amd64/Packages This will give you a name of a file in /etc/apt/sources.list.d. Then go into ...


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It appears that my Mint 17.1 is not using /etc/apt/sources.list, but rather /etc/apt/sources.list.d/official-package-repositories.list Please try the following command: # inxi -r Let me know what you get.


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Whoops. This is from the error output: http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core///os/repodata/repomd.xml ^^^ Notice those empty elements correspond to the ones from here that are presumably undefined shell variables: yum-config-manager --add-repo \ ...


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Comment or delete the 3rd last line, as this looks very suspicious: deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-security multiverse restricted main universe Note that you already have some security stuff defined in the 6th section of sources.list (lines 38ff.).



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