Devuan bug report logs - #310
Removal of jessie-backports from debian mirrors

Package: aptitude; Maintainer for aptitude is (unknown);

Reported by: "Nik Wrt" <nikwrt@gmx.de>

Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:03:01 UTC

Severity: normal

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From: "Nik Wrt" <nikwrt@gmx.de>
To: submit@bugs.devuan.org
Subject: Removal of jessie-backports from debian mirrors
Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:43:15 +0100
Package: aptitude
Version: 0.6.11-1+b1

Since 20 March jessie repositories (except LTS) have been removed from the official debian mirrors and are now archived at archive.debian.org, see following mailing list post

https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2019/03/msg00006.html

The result is that all Devuan packages from http://auto.mirror.devuan.org/merged jessie-backports have disappeared.

On a pure debian jessie installation it is possible to move to http://archive.debian.org/debian/ jessie-backports and skip the expiration check by

aptitude -o Acquire::Check-Valid-Until=0

Is it possible to do the same thing for devuan jessie? Or, even better, somehow link http://auto.mirror.devuan.org/merged to http://archive.debian.org/debian for jessie packages?


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bug#310; Package aptitude. (full text, mbox, link).


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Message #10 received at 310@bugs.devuan.org (full text, mbox, reply):

From: KatolaZ <katolaz@freaknet.org>
To: 310@bugs.devuan.org
Subject: working on it
Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2019 10:58:07 +0100
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Hi,

thanks for the report. We saw it coming a couple of weeks ago and we
are working on a solution. Most probably, we will put together
something like archive.devuan.org to deal with such transitions.

Stay tuned.

HND

KatolaZ
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