Re: Re: Lenny and testing and testing and apt
> On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 09:10:09 +0530, Vidyadhar Gadgil wrote:
>> "netselect was unable to find a mirror, this probably means that
>> you are behind a firewall and it is blocking traceroute."
>> I haven't done any tinkering with firewalls, what I installed is what I
>> got. What is this problem?
> Can you use traceroute from the command line, e.g.
> traceroute ftp.se.debian.org
Yes. This is the output:
traceroute to ftp.se.debian.org (126.96.36.199), 30 hops max, 40 byte
1 local.gateway (192.168.1.1) 4.203 ms 6.496 ms 6.495 ms
2 * * *
3 * * *
4 * * *
5 * * *
6 * * *
7 * * *
8 * * *
9 * * *
10 * * *
11 * * *
12 * * *
13 * * *
14 * * *
15 * * *
16 * * *
17 * * *
18 napoleon.acc.umu.se (188.8.131.52) 492.244 ms 495.415 ms 493.913 ms
And the problems persists
> If ftp.port80.se is a proper mirror, then it should have "testing" as a
> symlink pointing to "lenny", so your new line should work. I had a quick
> look and it seems to me that ftp.port80.se/debian/ is set up correctly.
> What is the exact error message that you get from "apt-get update"?
I don't understand it, it's working fine now. But I tried it so many
times earlier. It's beyond me...
Thank you very much for the help. I am still trying to figure out the
Question everything -- Karl Marx