Update app not responding

Rob Whyte fudge at thefudge.net
Sun Mar 25 03:22:41 UTC 2018


was it only with some packages.

The following packages will be upgraded:
  cpp gcc geoip-database gvfs-bin gvfs-common
5 to upgrade, 0 to newly install, 0 to remove and 0 not to upgrade.
Need to get 2,110 kB/2,147 kB of archives.
After this operation, 838 kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Err:1 http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/main i386
geoip-database all 20180315-1
  403  Forbidden [IP: 80]
Err:2 http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/main i386 gvfs-common
all 1.36.0-1ubuntu1
  403  Forbidden [IP: 80]
E: Failed to fetch
403  Forbidden [IP: 80]
E: Failed to fetch
403  Forbidden [IP: 80]
E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get update or try with


On 25/03/18 13:55, Geoffrey Combes wrote:
> Thanks, Chris, for your suggestion. However 'Settings' does not
> provide a place to insert a URL. However your remarks prompted me to
> change the update server to see what would happen. I changed from
> 'Australian server' to 'Main server'. That worked, the updater is now
> downloading packages, quickly as usual.
> Geoffrey Combes

Warm regards Rob Whyte

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