[clug] Linux downloads

Stephen Walsh steve at nerdvana.org.au
Thu Nov 18 15:38:37 MST 2010

Hi Keith

au.archive.ubuntu.com is the AARNET mirror. Those errors indicate a 
problem at their end. I'd send an email to 'mirror at aarnet.edu.au' and 
ask them to double check their last few pulls from ubuntu. Let me know 
if you don't get any traction and I'll poke people who can poke people 



On 11/18/2010 10:35 AM, Keith wrote:
> 	Would anyone in CLUG be familiar with the periodic downloading of bug and
> security files?  I have been doing it now for some time (to Kubuntu 10.4)
> without problems but my recent attempts have been aborted with :
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/c/coreutils/coreutils_7.4-2ubuntu3_i386.deb
> Hash Sum mismatch
> Failed to fetch http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/tzdata/tzdata-
> java_2010o-0ubuntu0.10.04_all.deb Bad header line
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/t/tzdata/tzdata_2010o-0ubuntu0.10.04_all.deb
> Bad header line
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/plymouth/plymouth-
> label_0.8.2-2ubuntu2.1_i386.deb Bad header line
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/u/udev/udev_151-12.2_i386.deb
> Bad header line
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/u/udev/libudev0_151-12.2_i386.deb
> Got a single header line over 360 chars
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/plymouth/plymouth-
> x11_0.8.2-2ubuntu2.1_i386.deb Got a single header line over 360 chars
> Failed to fetch
> http://au.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/plymouth/plymouth_0.8.2-2ubuntu2.1_i386.deb
> Bad header line
> 	I have been advised to try in Konsole : sudo apt-get update.  I have done
> (three times now) and received a screenful of response lines (which I have
> saved if anyone would like to read them) but still when I then  try for a
> download I get this termination.
> 	Those messages suggest to me that the problem is at the sending end - do
> they to anyone else?  And is there any more that I can do?
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> Keith Sayers                                        keiths at apex.net.au
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