Bug#101916: nf_http_fetchfile error, uninstallable stable Debian 2.2.r3
Ok, I found it out.
They changed the proxy setup and the IP I was trying from had been blocked
out... sorry for opening this bug without checking this.
How can I close it (maybe even purge it from BTS :)))?
Thanks for the hint.
Quoting Stephen R Marenka <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On Fri, Jun 22, 2001 at 03:04:38PM +0200, Janos Holanyi wrote:
> > I get the following error and cannot install the floppies via
> > (through a proxy) if I
> > set up the network either from the menus or by hand.
> > The proxy replies pongs to the ping packets.
> I use a proxy regularly. So it's a likely a matter of details. Have you
> tried something like the following from the VT2 command line?
> http_proxy=http://proxy.wherever.com:80/ wget http://www.debian.org
> Stephen R. Marenka If life's not fun, you're not doing it right!