martywd wrote:Possible workaround/fix:
Open Synaptic (Package Manager). Click 'Settings | Repositories'. On the 'LinuxMint Software' tab, next to 'Download from:' click on the down arrow, select: 'other...'. Click on the 'Select Best Server' button. Wait. When scan is done, click on 'Choose Server'. Close. Refresh 'Synaptic'.
Alternate from Terminal window:
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gksu software-properties-gtk &
in mint 13 kde the synaptic package manager is not set up that way (any more). i tried it to see if i could take care of this annoying update. there is a manual option to input an url, so my question is do you have a url for the "best server"?