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Old 06-05-2013, 08:16 PM   #1
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failed to download putty terminal emulator from ubuntu software centre

I am trying to download PuTTY Terminal Emulator from ubntu software centre. I discover this error massage

W:Failed to fetch gzip:/var/lib/apt/lists/partial/sg.archive.ubuntu.com_ubuntu_dists_precise_universe_binary-i386_Packages Hash Sum mismatch
, E:Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

any idea? solution please..
Old 06-05-2013, 10:32 PM   #2
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First thing is that, what's need of putty in Ubuntu, when you already have terminal available to connect to other machines using ssh or telnet?

Anyway, what package you download or what command(s) you run in order to install putty. Well, did you try to install it as:
~$ sudo apt-get install putty
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I am running a plink program. the terminal show link cannot be started, you need to download putty.

yup. i have tried but the error massange was "no candidate package", when i download putty 0.60.

So I try to download putty from ubuntu software centre, it failed again.

any idea?


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