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Old 09-04-2008, 12:10 PM   #1
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Slackpkg updating not able to connect

I am using Slack 12.1

I run slackpkg update, it tells me to uncomment one mirror. I did that. Then when I try to connect, it says it resolved, then when it tries to connect, it always times out and retries and so on and so forth.

Did I not configure something, or what? Thanks for the feedback.
Old 09-04-2008, 06:19 PM   #2
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What about attempting another mirror?
Old 09-04-2008, 11:48 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by Poetics View Post
What about attempting another mirror?
I've tried many mirrors. I've learned that I need to configure wget to work with my proxy, trying to figure it out, haven't gotten much yet.


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