Ubuntu

unable to download vlc fr software center

Asked by Daisy on 2012-01-08

I am unable to download vlc fr ubuntu software center. then i try to download other similar software. but get same problem in downloading.
My internet is working and hv no problem in browsing other website.

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Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/libd/libdvdread/libdvdread4_4.1.3-10ubuntu4.1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/vlc-data_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_all.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/libvlccore4_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/libvlc5_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/vlc-nox_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/vlc_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/vlc-plugin-notify_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found
Failed to fetch http://tw.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/v/vlc/vlc-plugin-pulse_1.1.12-2~oneiric1_i386.deb 404 Not Found

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Solved by:
J. Austin Rodriguez
Solved:
2012-01-12
Last query:
2012-01-12
Last reply:
2012-01-08

The package was not found. Have you tried running 'sudo apt-get update' first before installing VLC? If not, please do. This will update the index to the latest.

...then try to install VLC again.

If it seems to be not working after that, open your Software Sources then switch to another download server (under Ubuntu Software tab) near you.

Daisy (everydai) said : #4

Thanks JeanAustinR, that solved my question.