Quickly Fix Update Errors In Ubuntu 17.10

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After installing Ubuntu 17.10 and trying to update it, there may be errors about index files failing to download.

errors during updating in ubuntu 17.10

This can be fixed by running the following three commands :

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

sudo apt clean

sudo apt update

deleting repositories and initializing them in ubuntu 17.10

This will delete the existing repositories and reinitialize them. Running updates after this won’t show the errors anymore.

updates downloaded without errors in ubuntu 17.10

All done.

 

 

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