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Old 02-04-2008, 05:58 PM   #1
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Question Unable to upgrade to ubuntu 7.10, update manager fails to update....

I have tried to upgrade my ubuntu to 7.10, the following message occurs when using the update manager:

A problem occurred during the update. This is usually some sort of network problem, please check your network connection and retry.

Failed to fetch 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch 404 Not Found

The same error appears a number of times. Using a CD copy of 7.10 i tried the following in a terminal:

gksu "sh /cdrom/cdromupgrade"

nothing happens, still a newbie, am i missing something obvious?
Old 02-04-2008, 06:32 PM   #2
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Well, it appears to be trying to download packages from a debian server. Can you post the contents of your /etc/apt/sources.list file?
Old 02-05-2008, 03:58 PM   #3
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contents are as follows:

jon@jon-bgood:/etc/apt/sources.list.d$ cat feisty-main.list
# automatically added by gnome-app-install on 2007-07-31 00:25:06.697029
deb feisty main
deb feisty-security main
deb experimental/
deb-src experimental/
deb experimental main/
deb feisty multiverse
deb-src feisty multiverse
deb ./
deb main/


jon@jon-bgood:/etc/apt/sources.list.d$ cat feisty-universe.list
# automatically added by gnome-app-install on 2007-07-31 13:14:02.319414
deb feisty universe
deb feisty-security universe


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