mesutpiskin
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Raspbian Jessie apt problem: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

Sat Sep 16, 2017 8:08 am

I have Raspberry pi 3 and am getting an error like below. I just want to run apt install and update.

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sudo apt-get update
Err http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie InRelease
  
Err http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie Release.gpg
  Could not resolve 'archive.raspberrypi.org'
Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease
  
Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie Release.gpg
  Could not resolve 'mirrordirector.raspbian.org'
Reading package lists... Done
W: Failed to fetch http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/dists/jessie/InRelease  

W: Failed to fetch http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/dists/jessie/InRelease  

W: Failed to fetch http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/dists/jessie/Release.gpg  Could not resolve 'archive.raspberrypi.org'

W: Failed to fetch http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/dists/jessie/Release.gpg  Could not resolve 'mirrordirector.raspbian.org'

W: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

fruitoftheloom
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Location: Delightful Dorset

Re: Raspbian Jessie apt problem: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:56 pm

mesutpiskin wrote:
Sat Sep 16, 2017 8:08 am
I have Raspberry pi 3 and am getting an error like below. I just want to run apt install and update.

Code: Select all

sudo apt-get update
Err http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie InRelease
  
Err http://archive.raspberrypi.org jessie Release.gpg
  Could not resolve 'archive.raspberrypi.org'
Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie InRelease
  
Err http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org jessie Release.gpg
  Could not resolve 'mirrordirector.raspbian.org'
Reading package lists... Done
W: Failed to fetch http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/dists/jessie/InRelease  

W: Failed to fetch http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/dists/jessie/InRelease  

W: Failed to fetch http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/dists/jessie/Release.gpg  Could not resolve 'archive.raspberrypi.org'

W: Failed to fetch http://mirrordirector.raspbian.org/raspbian/dists/jessie/Release.gpg  Could not resolve 'mirrordirector.raspbian.org'

W: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

Normally it is caused by no Internet Connection or the Remote Servers are overloaded !!!
Retired disgracefully.....

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buja
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Joined: Wed Dec 31, 2014 8:21 am
Location: Netherlands

Re: Raspbian Jessie apt problem: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.

Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:58 pm

In other words: try again later (a few hours or a day).

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