Archive folders for Ubuntu vivid (15.0.4)

Asked by Roger

Hello all,

I understand that this version is no longer supported, but I bought a project board that recommends this and I am not smart enough to upgrade it before trying it.

My problem is that I get a error of Err vivid/main Sources
  404 Not Found [IP: 2001:67c:1562::19 80]

when i try to do a sudo apt-get update.

I managed to find the files
parallella@parallella:/etc/apt/sources.list.d$ more ubuntu-sources.list
# newer versions of the distribution.
deb-src vivid main restricted
deb-src vivid main universe
deb-src vivid main multiverse

i added US to the front of them but that didnt seem to help much.

I don't know where to find these "Needed" files, or if they can be commented.

I also get this one later down the list
Ign vivid-updates Release
Err vivid/main Sources
  404 Not Found [IP: 2001:67c:1360:8001::22 80]
Err vivid/universe Sources

I have not yet tried to fix these, as I typically start from the first error :)

any help you guys can give me to fix this would be appreciated

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :

Vivid is no longer supported in any way. It is end of life. There are no packages and no updates for it. I suggest you wipe the install off and do a clean install of Xenial. Xenial is LTS and supported til April 2021

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