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timmyflight
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Cannot download packages or get updates

Postby timmyflight » Fri Nov 16, 2007 9:06 pm

Hopefully you kind gurus can help with my problem :D :D
I just installed Daryna today, and I can easily access the internet
via wireless. However, package manager fails to download any
programs (failed to fetch whatever whatever from ubuntu.com),
and the mintupdate also says "could not refresh the list of packages",
and "can not connect to the internet".
Sounds weird, especially since I am obviously on the internet as I write this :shock: Any ideas? :roll:
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Postby timmyflight » Fri Nov 16, 2007 10:49 pm

Ok, don't know how or why, but it suddenly just let me get 60 updates
and also let me download the packages I wanted!! YAY, I have K3B and Exaile
once again!! :D :D :D
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Postby andyvr4 » Sat Nov 17, 2007 12:43 am

It was probably just a problem with one of the repositories and ubuntu fixed it. I know that a person in another thread was also having problems connecting to get updates earlier.


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