Re: Re: Squeeze. apt-get update failed to fetch .../binary-i386/Packages.gz
I note you say you have not had any other comment. I get the same
error. I still get the standard red gear wheel on the application bar,
updates are downloaded and installed without problem and the programme
reports my system is up to date but I still get an orange triangle with
an exclamation mark in the centre and it reports the 'fetch failed' message.
I had assumed that 'lint' in the file was the cause. My problem is
that I am comparatively new to Debian though I have used Mandrake and
Mandriva for years. I don't know which file I need to look at and clear
out the lint.
I don't suppose it matters much but I don't like things on my screen
which I don't understand, can't use and can't get rid of.
Debian appears to be the only distro which still offers a list of
suported hardware, that's why I changed. Mandrake won't print to my
Brother HL 2040,they no longer offer help unless you sign up for a
monthly fee and the help I got elsewhere didn't work. I must say I like
Thanks in advance, Regards,