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Re: "Bizarre Error" message from apt-get

Ross Boylan wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-04-07 at 11:01 -0700, Ross Boylan wrote:
>> apt-get update gives me (at the end of the downloads)
>> W: Bizarre Error - File size is not what the server reported 189 191
>> W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems
> The problem's gone now.  I'm still wondering what it was all about.
>> I saw this on an update from about 7 hours ago, and again just now.
>> Which kind of undermines my original theory that this was a side effect
>> of an archive update.
>> Both machines are using Berkeley's mirrors, though I have other entries
>> in sources.list.
>> Any idea what's going on, or how to track it down?

Same thing happened to me this evening with the Debian mirrors. I
immediately followed up with another apt-get update and the error
disappeared. I thought it strange that the error didn't occur the second

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