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Re: a question about resloving



On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 01:29:25PM -0600, Scott B. Berry wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> 
> Got my modem firing up on Debian.  I have a very strange issue going on.  I
> am trying to update the packages for Woody and I am finding that when I try
> to update the error message I get is "something wicked has happened and the
> resolving to http://us.debian.org is not working".  It also checked the ftp
> site with the same error.  Also I am wondering does Waffle have something to
> do with this?

No, your sources.list is wrong.  Try
deb ftp://ftp.us.debian.org/debian stable main contrib non-free

Or maybe
deb http://http.us.debian.org/debian stable main contrib non-free

(Can't vouch for the second one, as I use ftp in my sources.list)

Happy to help,

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