Re: apt-get update error
- Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2018 14:52:01 +0100
- From: Frank <zuiderduin@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: apt-get update error
Op 08-02-18 om 22:27 schreef Sven Hartge:
Forest Dean Feighner <forest.feighner@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Thu, Feb 8, 2018 at 3:36 PM, Greg Wooledge <wooledg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 03:26:40PM -0500, Forest Dean Feighner wrote:
The key(s) in the keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg are ignored as the file is
not readable by user '_apt' executing apt-key.
-rw------- 1 root root 32 Feb 6 17:58 trusted.gpg
Synaptic strikes again. :(
Ah, so the error is from using Synaptic rather than from the update of
That's the only recent update I've done and I didn't realize Syaptic would
write the file.
The problem is from synaptic creating /etc/apt/trusted.gpg with too
Actually, it's not synaptic that's doing that, but the executable
software-properties-gtk when it's called by synaptic. So if you run that
separately, you'll also end up with a messed up /etc/apt/trusted.gpg file.