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KALI: how to fix package header errors

17/08/2013

If you get the no package header error.

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apt-get upgrade
Reading package lists… Error!
E: Encountered a section with no Package: header
E: Problem with MergeList /var/lib/apt/lists/security.kali.org_kali-security_dists_kali_updates_non-free_i18n_Translation-en
E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened.

package list error

******The Solution*******

sudo rm /var/lib/apt/lists/* -vf

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lists removed

apt-get update

apt-get upgrade

That’s it!!

 

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2 Comments
  1. awesome! worked perfectly +1

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  2. OMG thank you soooooooooooooooo much for this!!

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