0% [Connecting to archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1560:8001::11)

Asked by chris bailey on 2016-12-11

trying to do apt-get update keep getting stuck in 0% [Connecting to archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1560:8001::11) please help tried almost everything.

Chris Bailey

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chris bailey (cbailey2760) said : #1

trying to do updates in terminal getting stuck at 0% [Connecting to archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1560:8001::11)

Are you using IPv6?

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) said : #3

This question was expired because it remained in the 'Needs information' state without activity for the last 15 days.

chris bailey (cbailey2760) said : #4

trying to do updates in terminal getting stuck at 0% [Connecting to archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1560:8001::11)

Chris Bailey

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #5

You seem to be using IPv6, can you try enabling IPv4?

chris bailey (cbailey2760) said : #6

Already fix it...
On Dec 29, 2016 5:53 AM, "Manfred Hampl" <
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> Your question #406642 on apt in Ubuntu changed:
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> Status: Open => Needs information
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> Manfred Hampl requested more information:
> You seem to be using IPv6, can you try enabling IPv4?
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Can you please mark as solved as well as sharing the solution.

Glad you got the gold

chris bailey (cbailey2760) said : #8

i have been doing research to how to fix this problem, being that I have
become very good at finding the solution, I found a site that directs you
to go into the Open

*/etc/gai.conf and change something....i will place the website on this
reply for other to use it....it work for me for my Linux and Ubuntu which
was have the problem...Serena and Unity...*
https://zach-adams.com/2015/01/apt-get-cant-connect-to-security-ubuntu-fix/

I hope this can help someone who is having the same problem

Chris Bailey

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On Thu, Dec 29, 2016 at 7:57 AM, actionparsnip <
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> Your question #406642 on apt in Ubuntu changed:
> https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/apt/+question/406642
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> Status: Open => Answered
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> actionparsnip proposed the following answer:
> Can you please mark as solved as well as sharing the solution.
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> Glad you got the gold
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Can you close this, it's still showing as open.

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