How to fix Ubuntu apt-get stuck at 0 [Connecting to us.archive.ubuntu.com]
When I do upgrade, it gets stuck here:
[email protected]:~# sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Calculating upgrade... Done The following packages will be upgraded: bind9-host coreutils cpio curl dnsutils libbind9-90 libc-bin libc-dev-bin libc6 libc6-dev libcgmanager0 libcurl3 libcurl3-gnutls libdns100 libdrm-intel1 libdrm-nouveau2 libdrm-radeon1 libdrm2 libisc95 libisccc90 libisccfg90 libjasper1 liblwres90 libplymouth2 libsepol1 libssl-dev libssl-doc libssl1.0.0 linux-libc-dev mime-support multiarch-support ntp ntpdate openssl plymouth plymouth-theme-ubuntu-text python3-distupgrade ubuntu-release-upgrader-core unzip 39 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. Need to get 16.0 MB of archives. After this operation, 12.3 kB of additional disk space will be used. Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y 0% [Connecting to us.archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1562::15)] ░
When I do update it gets stuck here:
[email protected]:~# apt-get update 0% [Connecting to us.archive.ubuntu.com (2001:67c:1562::14)] [Connecting to sec░
I’m able to ping us.archive.ubuntu.com just fine:
[email protected]:~# ping us.archive.ubuntu.com PING us.archive.ubuntu.com (22.214.171.124) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from economy.canonical.com (126.96.36.199): icmp_seq=1 ttl=54 time=81.5 ms 64 bytes from economy.canonical.com (188.8.131.52): icmp_seq=2 ttl=54 time=81.5 ms 64 bytes from economy.canonical.com (184.108.40.206): icmp_seq=3 ttl=54 time=81.5 ms 64 bytes from economy.canonical.com (220.127.116.11): icmp_seq=4 ttl=54 time=81.4 ms ^C --- us.archive.ubuntu.com ping statistics --- 4 packets transmitted, 4 received, 0% packet loss, time 3004ms rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 81.425/81.528/81.582/0.355 ms
What can i do to fix this?
how to get apt-get to work again.
sudo vim /etc/gai.conf
change line ~54 to uncomment the following:
precedence ::ffff:0:0/96 100
write and quit:
If you found any issue during the process, comment below.