[Ubuntu-ZW] local repos down?

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 15:31:12 BST 2010


Hi,

about to get a new computer and start installing, upgrading etc I 
remember we discussed the issue below. Was anything done?

Best
Sinclair

On 08/07/2010 11:16, O. Sinclair wrote:
> There are 2, I list them in order of importance:
> 1. Kubuntu Updates:
> http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/ppa/ubuntu
>
> 2. Kubuntu Backports:
> http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/backports/ubuntu
>
> There is also beta and beta backports but I don't consider them very
> important.
>
> Cheers
> Orion
>
> On 08/07/2010 10:36, Kalpesh Thaker wrote:
>> Hi Orion,
>>
>> Sure let me know what you need, and i'll look into it.
>>
>> kalpesh.
>>
>> On Thu, Jul 8, 2010 at 10:32 AM, O. Sinclair<o.sinclair at gmail.com
>> <mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>>  wrote:
>>
>>      On 08/07/2010 10:06, Kalpesh Thaker wrote:
>>
>>          Hi Guys..
>>
>>          there was a serious issue on the yoafrica network yesterday,
>>          whereby all
>>          connectivity, both local and international,
>>          had ceased for a couple of hours.
>>
>>          the situation has now been resolved however.
>>
>>          kalpesh
>>
>>          On Wed, Jul 7, 2010 at 4:07 PM, O. Sinclair
>>          <o.sinclair at gmail.com<mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>
>>          <mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com<mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>>>  wrote:
>>
>>              On 07/07/2010 16:03, Spencer Tom Tafadzwa Chirume wrote:
>>           >  I don't about the yoafrica repos but the site is down for
>>           >  www.ubuntu.org.zw<http://www.ubuntu.org.zw>
>>          <http://www.ubuntu.org.zw>  so an educated guess
>>
>>              would lead you to think so.
>>           >
>>           >  Try this one http://zw.releases.ubuntu.com/
>>           >
>>           >  Regards,
>>           >  Spencer.
>>           >
>>           >  On Wed, 07 Jul 2010 14:38:37 +0100, O. Sinclair
>>          <o.sinclair at gmail.com<mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>
>>          <mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com<mailto:o.sinclair at gmail.com>>>
>>
>>           >  wrote:
>>           >
>>           >>  Are the local repos down? Since a couple of hours I can not
>>              reach them
>>           >>
>>           >>  Regards
>>           >>  Sinclair
>>           >>
>>           >
>>           >
>>              seems to be back online already
>>
>>
>>      Well I keep a copy of the sources.list with "official repos" and one
>>      with "zimbabwe repos" so no big issue expect for the speed of
>>      updates. As I was doing an installation it was a bit unfortunate but
>>      no disaster
>>
>>      Can I request "mirrors" of a couple of official kubuntu PPA?
>>      Official meaning it is the Kubuntu crew that use them to post
>>      updates of KDE etc.
>>
>>      Sinclair
>>
>>
>
>




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