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I had this problem a well on Raspbian as a particular package was getting redirected to a mirror/archive hosted at pdx.edu. The archive server at pdx.edu isn't responding and not reachable ... what do do? In my example, I was trying to install the package 'pptp-linux'. I needed to find a mirror for Raspbian which has this package. You may need to find a ...
I figured out that setuptools is using easy_install, so you need to change the config file ~/.pydistutils.cfg as well. An example could be: [easy_install] index-url=http://mirror.site.url/simple
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