error: The network appears to be unreachable. Installation cannot complete without access to error: distribution repositories. Please check the network and try again.

Asked by Andrea on 2008-11-30

Trying to install hplip 2.8.10, i get:
error:
The network appears to be unreachable. Installation cannot complete without access to
error: distribution repositories. Please check the network and try again.

But my internet connection is working...

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Andrea
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2008-11-30
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2008-11-30
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Andrea (3think) said : #1

I saw question #42729

VINODREDDY (vinod-reddy) said : #2

Hi

Plz check if there is any type of firewall in the network.

Note: Plz try this from the open terminal try to ping yahoo.com & check, the command to check this on the opern terminal as follows to make sure that you do not have any firewall in between

    ping yahoo.com

Regards

vinod>k