change mirror site for my debian

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change mirror site for my debian

Postby newbie@dj » 2018-05-29 06:20

i am unable to update my debian for latest updates. whenever i run the command apt-get update i get
W: Failed to fetch http://mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in/debian/dis ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://security.debian.org/dists/jessie ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in/debian/dis ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://files.freeswitch.org/repo/deb/fr ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://packages.irontec.com/debian/dist ... /InRelease

W: Failed to fetch http://mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in/debian/dis ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in'

W: Failed to fetch http://apt.postgresql.org/pub/repos/apt ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'apt.postgresql.org'

W: Failed to fetch http://mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in/debian/dis ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in'

W: Failed to fetch http://files.freeswitch.org/repo/deb/fr ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'files.freeswitch.org'

W: Failed to fetch http://packages.irontec.com/debian/dist ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'packages.irontec.com'

W: Failed to fetch http://security.debian.org/dists/jessie ... elease.gpg Could not resolve 'security.debian.org'

W: Failed to fetch https://packages.sury.org/php/dists/jes ... 4/Packages Could not resolve host: packages.sury.org

W: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.



i think i have issues with the alloted mirror site to my debian. please suggest me the way out for how to change the mirror site or correct me if i am wrong and point me in the right direction.
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Re: change mirror site for my debian

Postby arzgi » 2018-05-29 06:52

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Re: change mirror site for my debian

Postby newbie@dj » 2018-05-29 06:58

thanks a lot @arzgi
the issue is im not able to ping to any other site like when i ping to google.com i get
ping google.com
ping: unknown host google.com

i am not able to get where is the problem. please do point me in the right direction.
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Re: change mirror site for my debian

Postby sunrat » 2018-05-30 01:39

newbie@dj wrote:thanks a lot @arzgi
the issue is im not able to ping to any other site like when i ping to google.com i get
ping google.com
ping: unknown host google.com

i am not able to get where is the problem. please do point me in the right direction.

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