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Old 03-24-2005, 02:01 AM   #1
tuxtamer
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problem using apt-get


hi,
i use redhat 9. i recently installed apt-get. but was not able to install any of the softwares using it. so i edited the apt.conf file and made changes in the following function in the file.
i changed the "Proxy "http://proxy.somewhere.com:3128/"; and from then it is not even connecting. so pls help.

Acquire {
Retries "0";
HTTP {
Proxy "http://proxy.somewhere.com:3128/";
};
};

thanx in advance.
tuxtamer.
 
Old 03-25-2005, 05:26 AM   #2
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You did try "apt-get update" first before you did an "apt-get install rpmpackage" right?
 
Old 03-28-2005, 02:42 AM   #3
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hi,
thanx for the reply.
i did try it. and succesfully updated it.
even then its not working.
bye,
tuxtamer.
 
  


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