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Re: apt-get cannot conect to server

--- NN_il_Confusionario <pinkof.pallus@tiscalinet.it> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 05, 2009 at 12:27:20PM +0800, Stephen Liu wrote:
> > Strangely only "ftp.au.debian.org" got problem.  Other mirrors
> which I
> > tried, don't have problem.
> if the other mirrors do not have a ipv6 dns record there is nothing
> strange about this 
> > Neither I have glibc installed.  libc6 is the latest version on
> Debian
> > repo
> this problem can also exist in the resolver library of your router
> (especially when it also acts as dhcp and/or caching dns server)
> Setting the correct ipv4 address of ftp.au.debian.org in /etc/hosts
> might help (depending also upon /etc/nsswitch.conf and other glibc
> configuration files). Using the OpenDNS servers (or other sane dns
> servers) in /etc/resolv.conf instead of a buggy caching dns (if any)
> might also help. But only if your resolver library is not buggy.


Thanks for your advice.

ftp.au.debian.org have fixed their server.  Now "apt-get update" works
without problem.

Stephen L

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