Re: apt-get cannot conect to server
oxy <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> similar posts around refer to wrong proxy configuration, wrong
> /etc/apt/sources.list files etc. None seems to be my case. Look:
> # apt-get update
> Err http://security.debian.org etch/updates Release.gpg
> Could not connect to security.debian.org:80 (22.214.171.124), connection timed out
> I have no /etc/apt/apt.conf or /etc/apt/preferences file in my system.
Some (more) questions, for you:
* Do you have anything in the directory /etc/apt/apt.conf.d?
* Is there any reference to security.debian.org in /etc/hosts?
* What is the value of the environment variable $http_proxy?
* Do you have any iptables rerouting rules ("iptables -t nat -nvL")?