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[Bug 1293450] [NEW] The Package System is Broken


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Dear Experts,
I am using ubuntu 12.04. 
Recently, I started facing issues in updating and installing any packages. Following is the error message I rreceive when I try to update it [1]
When I try using this command, following is the output [2].

I request to kindly reply and help me in fixing this bug.

Kind regards

''Check if you are using third party repositories. If so disable them, since they are a common source of problems.
Furthermore run the following command in a Terminal: apt-get install -f''
In Details, it says :
"The following packages have unmet dependencies:

acroread: Depends: acroread-bin but it is a virtual package"

pooja $ sudo apt-get install -f
[sudo] password for pooja: 
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following extra packages will be installed:
Suggested packages:
  libldap2:i386 libgnome-speech7:i386
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 29 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 0 B/60.1 MB of archives.
After this operation, 142 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
(Reading database ... 301465 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking acroread-bin:i386 (from .../acroread-bin_9.5.5-1precise1_i386.deb) ...
dpkg: error processing /var/cache/apt/archives/acroread-bin_9.5.5-1precise1_i386.deb (--unpack):
 trying to overwrite '/opt/Adobe/Reader9/Reader/intellinux/mozilla/prefs.js', which is also in package adobereader-enu:i386 9.5.5
dpkg-deb: error: subprocess paste was killed by signal (Broken pipe)
Errors were encountered while processing:
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

** Affects: acroread (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

The Package System is Broken
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