I am getting this error while executing sudo apt-get update

Asked by Parth Raichura on 2018-06-09

Err http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty/main amd64 Packages
  403 Forbidden
Err http://ppa.launchpad.net trusty/main i386 Packages
  403 Forbidden
Fetched 5,972 kB in 14s (424 kB/s)
W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/rwky/redis/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-amd64/Packages 403 Forbidden

W: Failed to fetch http://ppa.launchpad.net/rwky/redis/ubuntu/dists/trusty/main/binary-i386/Packages 403 Forbidden

E: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

I have also seen some suggestion in net to delete lines with multiverse and universe in /etc/apt/source.list but there is no ppa source line in that file

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Colin Watson (cjwatson) said : #1

That PPA has apparently been removed. You'll need to contact its owner (https://launchpad.net/~rwky) if you can't find a replacement.

Parth Raichura (parthr) said : #2

@cjwatson If I want to remove this ppa from my machine ? Do you have any idea about it maybe then after at least I will not get this error.

Colin Watson (cjwatson) said : #3

It should be in one of the files in the /etc/apt/sources.list.d/ directory (you only mentioned checking the /etc/apt/sources.list file before).

Parth Raichura (parthr) said : #4

Yeah got the file and deleted it. Now i am not getting any error thanks @cjwatson.

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