Error when updating

LP lp at
Fri Dec 5 05:48:20 UTC 2008

Jim Campbell wrote:
> Hi there, LP,
> On Thu, Dec 4, 2008 at 11:24 PM, LP <lp at 
> <mailto:lp at>> wrote:
>     Hi.
>     I am not sure this is the right place to ask this but here goes...
>     I have an old laptop i haven't used for a while, so i thought i do an
>     update on it.
>     When i do apt-get update, i get a whole bunch of 404...
>     It is Xubuntu Feisty, so it is kind of old, is that why?
>     Sorry if this is not the right place to ask this but i was not sure
>     where to ask
> There is a xubuntu-users mailing list that would be more appropriate 
> for this question [1].
> However, I can tell you that Xubuntu 7.04 is no longer supported, so 
> that is why you were getting the 404 errors when trying to update your 
> system.  Regular (non-Long Term Support) releases are supported for 18 
> months following release, so you would need to upgrade to a more 
> recent release to receive updates.
> Jim
> [1]
Hello Jim.
Thank you for your answer.
I guess i have to upgrade it.


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