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Could not connect passive socket?

Hi there,

The last couple of days I have not been able to d/l anything from the uk
server, I get the following:

The following extra packages will be installed:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  killustrator koffice-libs 
0 packages upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0  not upgraded.
Need to get 1842kB of archives. After unpacking 7676kB will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] 
Get:1 #ftp://ftp.uk.debian.org# testing/main koffice-libs 1:1.1-beta2-3
Err #ftp://ftp.uk.debian.org# testing/main koffice-libs 1:1.1-beta2-3
  Unable to fetch file, server said 'Failed to open file.  '
Get:2 #ftp://ftp.uk.debian.org# testing/main killustrator 1:1.1-beta2-3
Err #ftp://ftp.uk.debian.org# testing/main killustrator 1:1.1-beta2-3
  Could not connect passive socket.
Failed to fetch 
1.1-beta2-3_powerpc.deb  Unable to fetch file, server said 'Failed to open 
Failed to fetch 
1.1-beta2-3_powerpc.deb  Could not connect passive socket.
E: Some files failed to download

I normally have no problems, and have not seen this error message before.

Hints please ;-)

Best Wishes,


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