Packages (without .gz) file missing for trusty-security and trusty-updates

Colin Watson cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Wed Mar 6 09:39:58 UTC 2019


On Tue, Mar 05, 2019 at 12:41:08PM -0800, Adam McKenna via ubuntu-users wrote:
> http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty-security/main/binary-amd64/Packages
> http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty-updates/main/binary-amd64/Packages
> 
> both are referenced by:
> http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty-security/InRelease
> http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/dists/trusty-updates/InRelease

InRelease references those in order to communicate to clients what the
uncompressed size and checksums would be, but clients are expected to
fetch one of the compressed versions.

  https://wiki.debian.org/DebianRepository/Format#MD5Sum.2C_SHA1.2C_SHA256

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Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]



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