Problems with US archive?
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Sat Jan 20 18:01:34 UTC 2007
> On Fri, Jan 19, 2007 at 01:02:46PM -0800, John L Fjellstad wrote:
>> stan <stanb at panix.com> writes:
>> > I'm trying to build a new machine. I keep getting the following error:
>> > Hit http://us.archive.ubuntu.com edgy-backports/multiverse Sources
>> > Get:27 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com edgy/main Packages [1217kB]
>> > 36% [27 Packages gzip 0] [26 Packages 238617/3497kB 6%]
>> > gzip: stdin: not in gzip format
>> > When I try to do apt-get update. This is on 6.10 and AMD64.
>> > Is there another repository I can use?
>> Try the Canadian one. Basically, the first two letter is the country
> Thanks, that solved my problem. BTW I had tried to ping the Canadian one
> earlier with no luck. Maybe they are upgrading something today.
I gave up using ca.archive.ubuntu.com at least a year ago. I found it
completely unreliable. I just stick to archive.ubuntu.com these days.
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