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Unable to use proxy in terminal despite apt.conf file

I use a wired LAN at my college which uses proxy. As per this answer I edited my apt.conf file. My proxy details are as follows Username: mahe\ict.student Password: mumit@123 Proxy host: ...
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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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Update Manager reports a “404 - Failed to fetch” for a deb file

Update Manager is reporting this error: Failed to fetch us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/s/software-center/software-center_5.2.2_all.deb 404 Not Found I checked and my Internet connection is ...
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iptables problem

Hi guys i have the follwoing iptables file for my ubuntu 12.04 server. ITs a bit messy because i tried different ways to fix it but the problem is it doesnt allow apt commands such as apt-get to run. ...
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How do I troubleshoot a “connection failed” error when using `apt-get install`?

I need to install and run some 32-bit software on my 64-bit Ubuntu 11.04 machine, so it was suggested I run sudo apt-get install ia32-libs. I got the following: $ sudo apt-get install ia32-libs ...
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Apt-get connection timeout [closed]

apt-get stopped working for me. It resolves us.archive.ubuntu.com to an IP address, but then does not connect to that address. I can ping that IP address and can also do a wget on the IP address and ...