Re: Connection timed out & Incorrect MD5Sum
Subject: Connection timed out & Incorrect MD5Sum
Date: Tue, Mar 02, 1999 at 09:55:10AM -0600
In reply to:firstname.lastname@example.org
> When using apt-get at:
> why do I get the following errors repeatedly on the same packages?
> 1) Connection timed out
> 2) Incorrect MD5Sum
> What is the proper thing to do about a situation like this? Should I
> report it and if so, where? Should I use an alternate http site. The list
> of mirror sites does not list any alternate http sites. I tried a couple
> ftp sites and kept getting "Couldn't locate an archive source for package
When I get this I switch sites in sources.list. Fixes it for me.
Many reasons for it, site could be updating files etc.
> Thanks for the help.
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