Slow upgrading and downloading

Scott Blair scott.blair at
Mon Jul 4 12:40:14 UTC 2016

On 07/04/2016 03:48 AM, Colin Law wrote:
> On 4 July 2016 at 08:23, Ralf Mardorf <silver.bullet at> wrote:
>> On Mon, 04 Jul 2016 06:58:50 +0200, Nils Kassube wrote:
>>> Maybe you are connected to a slow server, but that is only a wild
>>> guess.
>> 14.04 and especially 15.10 are close to their end of life [1], so it
>> likely could be, that some servers are much used.
> 14.04 has till 2019.  There should be no problems with servers for it.
> Scott, do you see an issue with delays if you run
> sudo apt-get update
> If so then the point at which you see the delays may tell you something.
> Colin
I have unchecked everything in other software, going to check them one 
at a time and see where the bottle neck is today.


Scott Blair:

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