While I am trying to update my linux through synaptic package manager,

I found the following error message. enter image description here


1.What is this?

  1. How to get rid of this?
  • Please do not post big screenshots with error message somewhere in it, copy and paste error text into your question!
    – user140866
    Dec 13, 2015 at 10:24
  • Synaptic tells you that some mirrors are gone or files on them are no longer in place. You may ignore this unless you do not encounter further breakage.
    – user140866
    Dec 13, 2015 at 10:27

1 Answer 1


The error message is: Could not download all repository indexes.

You can see it just to the right of the message icon with the bright red background; just here:

enter image description here

To get rid of it click the Close button at the bottom right.

It's this one: enter image description here

  • hah the answer of the day
    – 41754
    Dec 13, 2015 at 12:29
  • how to get rid of this??@mikeserv
    – David
    Dec 14, 2015 at 4:02

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