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here is happening everytime after I click the Upgrade button at Update Manager fyi, my internet connection is ok because my Gwibber is always working and giving me the latest tweet and also i can surf well. but the internet connection always suddenly cut whenever I try to Upgrade.

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I think this is just timing out due to the load on the servers, might want to wait a bit and see if it's still an issue. –  Jorge Castro Apr 29 '11 at 19:53

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Because Natty is just out, the servers are a bit crowded.

Consider the next traffic graph for the default Dutch Ubuntu mirror: mirror traffic

The traffic has been increased by four times because of the new Ubuntu release. Switching to a less used mirror improved the download speed for me. A list of mirrors, sorted by country, can be found at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+archivemirrors

See also How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me?

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I was getting that error a fair bit last night. Just try again. Eventually the download will succeed.

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No, it's an answer. The solution to the problem is to try again. –  Erigami Aug 23 '12 at 19:45

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