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Ubuntu: apt-get update failures
Ubuntu: apt-get update failures
Just in case some of you start getting these errors, here's the temporary solution until the world turns to ipv6:
NOTE: I am not sure if this is also true for CentOS (yum update) at this time.
Quote:Problem: ISPs are starting to setup an internal IPv6 network in preparation for eventually connecting to the IPv6 internet. As a result, servers in this network now try to connect to * via its IPv6 address by default when running apt-get.
Quoted from:
Quote:Edit [url=][/url]

sudo vim /etc/gai.conf
change line ~54 to uncomment the following:
precedence ::ffff:0:0/96  100
write and quit:

Look out line 50 which looks almost identical:
precedence ::ffff:0:0/96  10
This is the wrong line. Go ~4 lines down and you'll find the correct line to uncomment because it ends with
instead of
  1. file_get_contents() fails
  2. webmin fails to load
  3. slow loading of some sentora modules (xbilling for one)
  4. higher than normal CPU and RAM usage
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Ubuntu: apt-get update failures - by TGates - 11-27-2016, 02:13 AM

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