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Old 01-14-2017, 11:36 PM   #1
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LXer: How to fix the slow apt-get update issue on Linux machines

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Over the last month, an odd issue tripped up Linux distributions that use apt-get for updating and upgrading. Upon issuing the command sudo apt-get update, the process would stall when connecting with any of the default repositories or slow to a crawl when downloading headers during the update process.



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