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Stop Ubuntu/Debian apt-get from using ipv6

December 31, 2014 by The Man

Today I had a problem with apt-get using ipv6 and timing out. The answer is simple, you can force ipv4 if required.

sudo apt-get update -o Acquire::ForceIPv4=true

Might not solve my issue that the servers appear to be down but hoehum…