virtualbox3.0 update fails with error "302 moved temporarily"

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Mar 25 21:29:10 UTC 2010

On 03/25/2010 02:16 PM, Vitorio Okio wrote:
> Things are getting worse.  
> I've just removed VirtualBox I had installed, then removed the 
> repository, refreshed the packages list, then added back 
> and refreshed the packages list again.  After this I've 
> tried to install virtualbox3.1.4-57640 (the latest mentioned by you) and 
> now I have the same error but about the latest version:
> "W: Failed to fetch
> non-free/v/virtualbox-3.1/virtualbox-3.1_3.1.4-57640_Ubuntu_hardy_i386.deb
>   302 Moved Temporarily"

I think I see the problem... they are updating to 3.1.6:
is still showing 3.1.4 and it appears the repos may be caught between
the change:

You can download the version directly & install while waiting for Oracle
to get their repos together. Or give it a day & see if they get updated

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