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Slow apt-get update in 12.04 new instalation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? I take long to make apt-get update, is it a momentary situation that servers are saturated or ...
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ubuntu 12.04 archive.ubuntu.com fails to connect during update [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? I have Ubuntu 12.04 unity and when I try to do a sudo apt-get update it fails to connect to ...
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Is es.archive.ubuntu.com down? How can I change it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? When I try to update with apt-get update, it seems to not resolve the server ...
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“fastestmirror” like plugin for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me? Are there any plugins for apt like the fastestmirror on e.g.: Fedora? So that the selected repo mirror for Ubuntu is ...
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Problem with Ubuntu Software Center download rate [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me? When I download something from the Ubuntu Software Center, it usually downloads at about a 40kb/s speed. Thing is, I can ...
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Unable to fetch deb file: connection refused [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? I was trying to install emacs and I got a bunch of errors like this: Failed to fetch ...
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I can't upgrade to Raring Ringtail; is it because of the traffic? [duplicate]

I received a message this morning announcing that the new Ubuntu Raring Ringtail 13.04 is now available. I had to use the computer for something pretty urgent so I told Ubuntu to ask me to upgrade ...
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How to upgrade ubuntu12.10 to 13.04 in 30 minutes? [duplicate]

I tried to upgrade my ubuntu 12.10 to 13.04,It works correctly.But so slow.Is there any way for faster upgrade?
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download updates extremely slow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? i've looked through the forum havent really found anything recent that pertains so i figured i ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 ' sudo apt-get update ' returns following : [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 . 'sudo apt-get update' Ign http://fi.archive.ubuntu.com maverick-backports Release.gpg Ign http://archive.canonical.com precise Release.gpg Ign http://mirrors.nic.funet.fi ...
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Error on Ubuntu server? [Canonical not handling load?] [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get apt to use a mirror close to me, or choose a faster mirror? With update manager I got: Failed to fetch ...
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terminal download speeds really slow [duplicate]

My download speed in terminal apps(apt-get, wget) is very slow. Although GUI apps such as Firefox and Chrome work fine. I have no idea why this is. Its quite a wierd problem and yes, I've tried ...
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How to get package when Ubuntu Archive not working? [duplicate]

I'm trying to install Maven on my PC, but one of the packages it uses cannot. be installed from the package manager. Specifically libxmlgraphics-commons-java. I try going directly to the archive ...
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Is it better to use the UK or USA server? [duplicate]

I live in the UK, so it should be better to use the UK ones. But, the USA one is more likely to be well maintained and have the better connection speed. Which should I use - is there a testing tool, ...
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Trouble updating/installing [duplicate]

Every time I try to update or install something, I get this: Could not connect to mirror01.th.ifl.net:80 can somebody please explain this? It's really riling me

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