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Old 08-12-2009, 11:15 AM   #1
ThomasC
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Can't update repository indexes in ubuntu 7.04


Hi there

After years to years, I am getting bored with window os, so I want to try something new, and ubuntu 7.04 is my choice. After installed the new OS dual boot with my window vista, everything seem fine until I want to update the OS, I got some errors. I hope that you guys can help me out

****Result of using update manager:

Could not download all repository indexes

The repository might be no longer available or could not be contacted because of network problems. If available an older version of the failed index will be used. Otherwise the repository will be ignored. Check your network connection and the correct writing of the repository address in the preferences.

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...6/Packages.gz: 404 Not Found
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/di...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found
http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/...ce/Sources.gz: 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.88.45 80]

****My sources.list content
# See http://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes for how to upgrade to
# newer versions of the distribution.

deb http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty main restricted
deb-src http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty main restricted

## Major bug fix updates produced after the final release of the
## distribution.
deb http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty-updates main restricted
deb-src http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty-updates main restricted

## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself as to
## your rights to use the software. Also, please note that software in
## universe WILL NOT receive any review or updates from the Ubuntu security
## team.
deb http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty universe
deb-src http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty universe

## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself as to
## your rights to use the software. Also, please note that software in
## multiverse WILL NOT receive any review or updates from the Ubuntu
## security team.
deb http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty multiverse
deb-src http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty multiverse

## Uncomment the following two lines to add software from the 'backports'
## repository.
## N.B. software from this repository may not have been tested as
## extensively as that contained in the main release, although it includes
## newer versions of some applications which may provide useful features.
## Also, please note that software in backports WILL NOT receive any review
## or updates from the Ubuntu security team.
# deb http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty-backports main restricted universe multiverse
# deb-src http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ feisty-backports main restricted universe multiverse

deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security main restricted
deb-src http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security main restricted
deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security universe
deb-src http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security universe
deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security multiverse
deb-src http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu feisty-security multiverse


Thank you
 
Old 08-12-2009, 11:45 AM   #2
arochester
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7.04 is old now. It means 2007 April. The current issue is 9.04. That means 2009 April.

The repositories for Feisty were moved. See "Re: ubuntu 7.04 repositories" at http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php...24&postcount=4
 
Old 08-12-2009, 04:51 PM   #3
ThomasC
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I changed the content of source.list to the new address. After that, I get the following error.
E: The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/hhttp could not be found.
E: The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/hhttp could not be found.
How can I resolve?
Thank you
 
Old 08-13-2009, 12:59 PM   #4
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Ref. the link from # 2
http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php...24&postcount=4

Seems, the word 'ubuntu/' is missing, please edit to

http://old-releases.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/
.....

Last edited by knudfl; 08-14-2009 at 06:21 AM.
 
  


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