when i want to install curl on my ubuntu 16.04, xenial version, i get the error like this, please help me to solve this

  • Posted March 14, 2017
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guest-ruejdk@ranju-Inspiron-3521:~$ sudo apt-get update sudo: unable to change to root gid: Operation not permitted sudo: unable to initialize policy plugin guest-ruejdk@ranju-Inspiron-3521:~$


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