update and add new program problems with Ubuntu 6.06
ng0g at mchsi.com
Sun Sep 10 11:48:35 UTC 2006
I backed out to Breezy Badger and update works perfectly. Back to Drapper
Drake and I cannot update at all. I even down loaded Drapper Drake 6.06.1
and it won't update either.
On Tuesday 05 September 2006 07:38, Stephen Hawkins wrote:
> After reinstalling 3 times with 3 of the 5 CD's that came in the mail from
> Ubuntu a couple of days ago. I have more closely defined the problem.
> During the install a message comes up implying that the install program
> cannot get to "security updates". After the install you cannot update or
> add new programs using any of the built in techniques.
> Update manager says that there are 116 updates that need to be installed.
> (which I find odd considering that these are the latest and greatest and
> just came in the mail). When you tell it to go ahead and download and
> install the updates, the download fails with the message that the
> connection to 184.108.40.206 fails. I can ping that IP with no problems, I
> can use firefox to go there with no problems. I have used this computer
> with several previous releases of Ubuntu and never had a problem. I am
> starting to believe that there is something wrong with the update software
> or the server.
> I even reinstalled the previous version and used update manager with it.
> It works fine. But Drapper Drake 6.06 is not able to update. Everything
> else appears to work fine.
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> Steve Hawkins NG0G
> ng0g at arrl.net
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