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Malformed line in source list

Whenever I try to update, upgrade, or install anything I get the following error lines in response: E: Malformed line 1 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list.d/raspi.list (type) E: The list of sources ...
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Unable to locate package nmap & sources.list error

Love to have nmap on my #raspberrypi, but: root@qwers:/home/pi# apt-get update Hit:1 http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian stretch InRelease Hit:2 https://deb.nodesource.com/node_9.x stretch ...
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Difference between archive.raspbian.org and archive.raspberrypi.org

I am in the process of setting up a local mirror of the Raspbian repository. I have successfully mirrored the archive.raspbian.org repo using rsync, however I noticed in the sources.list.d directory ...
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How to use Stretch/testing packages?

I want to install the last version of Deluge on my Raspbian. The current distribution, Jessie (stable), contains the 1.3.10 version but I want the last one 1.3.13. The next distribution, Stretch (...
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How are Raspbian repositories organized?

I'm trying to understand how the Raspbian repositories are organized. Reading around in the forums and browsing the archive site I've understood that there is: wheezy that refers to the wheezy distro ...
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Unable to install dialog package

I'm using wheezy on my raspi and wanted to install dialog. sudo apt-get install dialog E: Package 'dialog' has no installation candidate So I look up the source Package: dialog Versions: 1.1-...
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The mirror that apt-get is trying to use is down

I'm living in China and am working on getting OSMC up and going. However, when trying to apt-get install anything, it keeps trying to use mirrors.zju.edu.cn, which is down. I know I can edit sources....
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Can not save sources.list

I have been having trouble using sudo apt-get update, howevr this is a separate problem. In trying to fix this problem by adding a different mirror in /etc/apt/sources.list/ I am having trouble. ...
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Why there is a collabora.list on my raspbian wheezy source repo?

Why there are more sources repos on my raspbian wheezy? They are /etc/apt/sources.list.d/raspi.list and /etc/apt/sources.list.d/collabora.list. For what are they needed?
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cannot install python-dev

I have tried to do a sudo apt-get install python-dev however I get this, Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package python-dev is not available, ...
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How do i install pifacecad?

I have tried the work found here, but the line below gives me errors, when I run sudo apt-get update. echo "deb http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/ wheezy main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list ...