$ sudo snap install vlc
error: cannot install "vlc": Get https://search.apps.ubuntu.com/api/v1/snaps/details/vlc?confinement=strict: 
dial tcp: lookup search.apps.ubuntu.com on [::1]:53:
read udp [::1]:44642->[::1]:53:
read: connection refused

Help please! I have a good working Internet connection. I don't know what is the problem.

  • Do you still have this problem? – Ads20000 Oct 18 '17 at 11:17

I had this problem i solved it by restarting the snapd service

sudo systemctl restart snapd.service

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