[plug] apt-get update slow, even stuck on au.archive.ubuntu.com raring ?

Shanon Loughton autobot at iinet.net.au
Sat Mar 1 10:34:18 UTC 2014

Thanks that worked

Bit wierd for apt not to self diagnose dont you think?  Would have thought
it should prompt to try a different major source...oh well

cheers again

On 1 March 2014 14:11, Simon Wise <simonzwise at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 01/03/14 16:57, Adam wrote:
>> Hi simon,
>> I was just having that issue now as well with quantile (sp?) release. I
>> changed my source to isn't and it works fine now.
>> In the software centre,  goto - edit -software sources, change the
>> download from, to "other" and select a new mirror. You will then need to
>> update your lists again..
> indeed, I didn't spell it out ... the aarnet mirror (of ubuntu) is down,
> use another one. But I found a nice raspbian mirror while checking, so a
> couple of minutes well spent.
> Simon
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