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N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository

Posted: Mon Apr 13, 2020 11:41 am
by trebor
How do I eliminate this error on a Ubuntu 18.04 machine?

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will@elm:~$ sudo apt update
[sudo] password for will:
Hit:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/iconnor/zoneminder-1.32/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Hit:2 http://as-repository.openvpn.net/as/debian bionic InRelease
Get:3 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease [88.7 kB]
Hit:4 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Get:5 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-updates InRelease [88.7 kB]
Ign:6 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome-remote-desktop/deb stable InRelease
Ign:7 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease
Get:8 http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-backports InRelease [74.6 kB]
Hit:9 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome-remote-desktop/deb stable Release
Hit:10 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release
Fetched 252 kB in 1s (261 kB/s)
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
All packages are up-to-date.
N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'http://as-repository.openvpn.net/as/debian bionic InRelease' doesn't support architecture 'i386'
will@elm:~$

Re: N: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository

Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:03 am
by colej
check your archit.
dpkg --print-architecture
if is amd64, you have 64bit system

remove openvpn.list from /etc/apt/sources.list.d
then
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt-get update