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Re: New bug in Wily: #1456479, PPA info with trailing quote in /etc/apt/sources.list
Good find and good fix.
On May 19, 2015 6:49 AM, "Nio Wiklund" <nio.wiklund@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Den 2015-05-19 09:41, Nio Wiklund skrev:
> > Hi Lubuntu users and testers,
> > I tried to install and test a PPA in Lubuntu Wily desktop i386, which
> > has been working in several previous versions. But now there was an
> > error, and I think I have tracked it down to a trailing double quote (")
> > after the corresponding entry in /etc/apt/sources.list.
> > Anyway, after removing the trailing quote, it worked.
> > See this link
> > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/apt/+bug/1456479
> > Please check if it affects you too.
> > Best regards
> > Nio
> Hi again,
> Things worked as they should in Lubuntu Trusty (14.04.2 LTS). So I went
> back to Lubuntu Wily.
> The bug appeared in a Wily system, which was updated/upgraded from an
> iso file that was a couple of days old. I zsynced and flashed the
> current iso file (Lubuntu Wily desktop i386) and tried again. This time
> it worked from
> sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mkusb/unstable
> There is a correct entry in
> and it was possible to install and run the relevant software (mkusb).
> I am not sure what happened, if I did something wrong and can't remember
> it, or if there was an error of this pre-alpha Wily system, some
> temporary error at Launchpad or in the data transfer via the internet.
> Anyway, it works now, so we can close the bug report :-)
> Best regards
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