Re: apt-get update MD5Sum mismatch
On Sun, 26 Jun 2011 08:24:50 +0800
> Can't be a mirror issue. I'm not using a mirror.
Yes you are.
> I have an idea. First put each thing and its checksum into a temporary
> directory, then when _both_ parts are fully ready, move them into the
> staging area for users to download, all with the same mv command too.
> That way the window of time for this to happen will effectively be
> reduced to zero! What do you say?
This is how the official mirror scripts work.
Though it's a bit more sophisticated than that.
> E: Failed to fetch
> 404 Not Found [IP: 188.8.131.52 80]
This is because you haven't successfully updated the Release files first
and this package has been removed from the mirror in the meantime.
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