Questions tagged [mirrors]

Mirrors are copies of data stored in a different location. Questions under this tag generally refer to the official Ubuntu repository mirrors.

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Errors when running "sudo apt update" Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic with Hetzner

When I run sudo apt -y update I get Hit:1 http://mirror.hetzner.de/ubuntu/packages bionic InRelease Get:2 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease [88.7 kB] Hit:...
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Google Cloud mirror that works without external IP address

Is there a Google Cloud mirror of Ubuntu that works without an external IP address? I have a Cloud VM instance which I want to keep updated. I tried australia-southeast1.gce.archive.ubuntu.com and ...
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size of mirror repositories

I'm getting ubuntu with the folowing command: rsync -a --progress rsync://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu /home/ubuntu It downloaded 1.2T and download is not finished. My Data is: root@repo:/home/ubuntu# ...
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Displays option not showing for Mirroring Pen tablet

I am using ubuntu 22.04, After restart, i could not see displays in settings option. I am getting no signal error on my pen tablet, but pen is detected. Here is the image where only Built In display ...
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XP Pen tablet issue in Ubuntu Mirror

I am not able to mirror the screen in my XP pen tablet in ubuntu. When i open my Pen tab software, it is showing like this: Where as in windows it is working fine as shown below: What might be the ...
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Ubuntu LTS Desktop - How can I configure complete synchronisation between two desktop computers. Applications, Settings, Files and folders?

I need to set a realtime synchronisation between 2 or 3 Ubuntu LTS Desktops. All applications, all files and folders, all setting, all changes in a real time. And if somebody, makes changes of one of ...
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apt update gets errors with unexpected hash size and mirror sync in progress?

When I run sudo apt update or sudo apt-get update I get this error: Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy InRelease [270 kB] Get:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu jammy-updates InRelease [114 ...
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Unable to connect to azure.archive.ubuntu.com:http

I am getting intermittent download failures during a Packer VM creation on Azure. This build last long...and because of the download failures the whole build fails that is very painful! ==> azure-...
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Join two HDMI monitors ubuntu 20.04

I am using an HDMI splitter and two monitors + the laptop monitor (a total of 3). Ubuntu 20.04 detect all of them, but two (the HDMI) only work as a mirror. If I go to Settings->Displays I only can ...
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jp.archive.ubuntu.com is not updated [duplicate]

I set "http://jp.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/" as a mirror site in /etc/apt/sources.list. I failed to update php7.4 packages to apply a security fixes (CVE-2022-31625 and CVE-2022-31626), ...
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Apt no longer working at all due to bad mirrors

I am trying to install/update literally anything on my machine but I can't because it always uses a bad mirror and I can't find any way to change it. Temporary failure resolving 'ru.archive.ubuntu.com'...
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`wget`: Cookies doesn't authenticate

I got some cookies from my browser where I'm well authenticated into a website. I've tried to give them to wget and make it download some internal pages, but all it downloads is authentication page
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How to fix a misbehaving mirror?

I use the mirrors:// syntax for my sources.list file: deb mirror://mirrors.ubuntu.com/mirrors.txt focal-backports main restricted universe multiverse deb mirror://mirrors.ubuntu.com/mirrors.txt focal ...
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Hash Mismatch from us.archive.ubuntu.com

Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-updates/main amd64 firefox amd64 98.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.20.04.1 [57.7 MB] Err:1 http://us.archive....
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How to keep synchronized in real time two Ubuntu installations?

I'm looking for the better tool /method / technique that can help me to keep synchronized in real time two Ubuntu installations. I want that every change I make to one of them will be immediately ...
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Mirror servers lista, correct a translation

when using Ubuntu in Occitan the country on the mirror list is not correct for the United States, it shows "France", and France is correctly translated into "França". I couln't ...
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Set up apt-mirror with a specific kernel`s version

I create a local mirror from ubuntu focal with apt-mirror, what would be used to update between LTS mini-versions (20.04.2 -> 20.04.3) in office. I need a kernel specific versions (5.4.0-81 generic,...
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apt-get update is unable to connect to mirror [duplicate]

when I try sudo apt-get update this is the output: Hit:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/linuxuprising/java/ubuntu focal InRelease Get:2 http://www.geogebra.net/linux stable InRelease [8.690 B] ...
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Debmirror error

I followed the guide for setting up debmirror from https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Debmirror . I changed the files to go to an external drive and set it to download Focal and Hirsute. Debmirror ...
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mirror.famaserver.com Not found

I got Ubuntu 20.04.3 and it tells me that I have to download python py, but when I click on install it says:Server not found. My question:How can I change to another server-should it not do this by ...
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Mirror Ubuntu ISOs

I'm trying to setup an Ubuntu ISO mirror. How could I do this with a tool like rsync or apt-mirror? I have >50GBs of space free and unlimited bandwidth.
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scrcpy is not working showing ERROR: "adb push" returned with value 1

I install scrcpy and sudo snap install scrcpy https://snapcraft.io/scrcpy at first it was working fine.after a certain time it throws this error ERROR: "adb push" returned with value 1
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Is ir.archive.ubuntu.com down?

When I try to use sudo apt update or install it gives me the following error: Unable to connect to ir.archive.ubuntu.com How can I fix the problem?
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How to Enable Universal Mirror Repo (E: Unable to locate package xyz)

I was running into issues trying to install the third party software gtypist. The error present was: E: Unable to locate package xyz Suggestions on updating mirror environment would be appreciated.
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Should I choose a mirror server?

After installing Ubuntu 20.04 on my desktop computer, should I select a mirror server? Where would I find what my options are?
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Ubuntu server root on ZFS mirror

Is it possible to install Ubuntu Server (root) on a ZFS mirrored pool. E.g. ssd1 partition1 partition2 ssd2 partition3 partition4 Then create a ZFS mirrored pool 'root' with partitions 1+3 and ...
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20.04 add apt-key when installing

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 20.4 Server and it forces me to do an update on install as it has an internet connection. (You have the option not to when it doesn't) My problem is that I need to install ...
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How can I configure RAID1 for /boot and OS installation, desktop 20.04.1?

Can someone please help? I have a newly installed Ubuntu Desktop 20.04.1 installation on a laptop having dual internal disks. I freshly installed the OS following instructions to create an (almost) ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 How to cast videos to AmazonFireStick Or Screen mirroring

Friends, I am using Ubuntu 20.04 persistence from a pen-drive. I would like to cast videos to my LG TV(NON Android) using my Amazon Fire Stick. Basic requirement is running my HP laptop local videos ...
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Default download server in Software & Updates

Noob question, why the default Download server in Software & Updates is United States when my location is Singapore? Furthermore, when I click "Other" and attempt to "Select the ...
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Differences between servers [duplicate]

What's the difference between installing packages and software from the main server and from the local country server?
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No HTTPS option in preseed during Ubuntu installation

I'm currently in the process of Configuring several Ubuntu versions with a preseed file and i want to use HTTPS to a local mirror server. Neither Ubuntu or Debian has any examples with https in their ...
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How do I force apt to use HTTPS only?

How do I force apt to use HTTPS only? This question aims to provide a comprehensive actionable answer to questions 1, 2, and 3, but is worded in a manner that better fits with the guidelines and ...
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Add a new APT mirror from command-line

I need to add a new APT mirror via command-line (I have to add it from a Bash Script). You can found the Bash Script I'm working on here: apt-rollback A little Demo here: It's a script able to ...
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How do significantly-outdated mirrors affect the security of an ubuntu installation?

I run ubuntu on several internet-facing servers. I recently discovered that the official ubuntu mirror I was using was severely out of date; When I changed my sources and updated apt, I was surprised ...
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Ubuntu Screen Mirror | Display Settings - Display mode not available

I visited many solutions regarding Mirroring and Casting even HDMI solutions. I actually know how to connect to a screen using display mode: mirror in Ubuntu 16.04. But I am not able to find the ...
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"apt-get update" gives an error [duplicate]

Currently I updated my OS to 19.04 Disco Dingo, but every time I try to do a sudo apt-get update I get the following error: E: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/webupd8team/atom/ubuntu ...
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How to continuously sync a folder between two Ubuntu servers?

I have two servers which are going to host two instances of a load-balanced app. Users can upload photos to /photos folder on either of the servers. So the question is how to sync the two servers so ...
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Rsync interruption

I started a rsync operation with: rsync -a --bwlimit=128 --progress rsync://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu /media/8GB/ubuntu It was interrupted. What do I have to fix if I reissued the command again?
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How are package updates defined as security updates?

I've created and published a mirror of the Ubuntu repositories for Xenial using aptly. This includes xenial and xenial-updates downloaded from my country specific Ubuntu mirror. I've taken xenial-...
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mdadm.conf file needed? How to create and where?

I'm running ubuntu mate 18.04. My system is on an nvme. I had a 4TB HD with all my back ups along with my plex media. I got a second identical HD for Christmas and used it to create a raid1 array ...
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How can a mirror be "one week behind"?

I usually set and recommend a country mirrors pool to avoid this. Nevertheless, on help threads on the French forum, I often see users who set a specific mirror, trying to optimize speed. When ...
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Mirrored Volume of Windows to Ubuntu RAID 1

I am dual booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.10. The D:\ Drive has a mirrored volume on another hard disk. I am trying to use mdadm to setup similiar mirroring on Ubuntu so that, regardless which OS I ...
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What is the meaning of role='role-commit-packages' sender=':1.72' in history.log

When checking two twin installs, same sources, same server, same location, sometimes updates are not the same or don't happen at the same time. My understanding of this is that its linked to phased ...
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Why are the by-hash directories on ubuntu mirrors not hard linked?

I noticed that the files in the by-hash directories are not hardlinked to the actual files, as I would have expected. This means that any mirror downloads consume double the time and bandwidth for the ...
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Mirror subset of repository for amd64 Xenial 16.04 only *without* Ubuntu host

I am trying to keep an offline machine (16.04 amd64 laptop) up to date by mirroring the Ubuntu software repositories. Unfortunately, I have a number of constraints beyond my control: Host machine (...
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Qt5 installation default host unreachable

I got a really annoying error when I want to install Qt5 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Network error while downloading 'http://mirrors.ukfast.co.uk/sites/qt.io/online/qtsdkrepository/linux_x64/desktop/licenses/...
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Transferring terabytes of data between two machines efficiently (samba and NFS mounts)

I need to transfer 15 TB of data from one machine to another machine and having failed several times during the past three weeks, I am out of options and do not know what to do. There are two ...
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Error in local repository with Hashes of expected file

I have a local repository with ubuntu 16.04 and 18.04, however 18.04 is not working fine, we are using this source.list: deb [ arch=amd64 trusted=yes ] http://das-repo.cimex.com.cu/Repositorios/...
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Getting iso from mirrors

How do I download the ISO file for a Linux distro from a mirror site? When I open mirrors, it shows a directory with multiple files. What exactly are they?