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Old 05-25-2003, 09:47 AM   #1
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apt-get update hangs at 66%


just found out about the apt package for red hat and installed the newest version on my almost fresh RH9. problem is when updating, the update process gets the list of packages but hangs at 66% when building the database. furthermore a lot of cputime is used for the process, but nothing happens. redhat/7.x/en/i386 release
Ignoriere redhat/8.x/en/i386 release
Hole:1 redhat/9/en/i386/os pkglist [1357kB]
Hole:2 redhat/9/en/i386/os release [89B]
Hole:3 redhat/9/en/i386/updates pkglist [208kB]
Hole:4 redhat/9/en/i386/updates release [94B]
Treffer redhat/7.x/en/i386/planetccrma pkglist
Treffer redhat/7.x/en/i386/planetccrma release
Hole:5 redhat/8.x/en/i386/planetcore pkglist [52,6kB]
Hole:6 redhat/8.x/en/i386/planetcore release [98B]
Treffer redhat/9/en/i386/planetccrma pkglist
Treffer redhat/9/en/i386/planetccrma release
1618kB in 16s (97,2kB/s) geholt
Lese Paketlisten... 66%

last line is where it hangs, it is german for reading packagelists.

can anyone help?

thanks in advance

Old 05-25-2003, 10:43 AM   #2
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Edit: My guess about a particular site is not correct.
I was misreading where the problem was.

This is all I find:

Last edited by 2damncommon; 05-25-2003 at 10:53 AM.


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