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Re: amd64 stable netinstall failing repeatedly 'scanning the mirror'

On 24/03/19, Rory Campbell-Lange (rory@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> Hi. I'm stuck in the DC and it's getting cold!
> I'm trying to install debian-9.8.0-amd64-netinst.iso using the
> non-graphical installer. All is fine till I hit the 'configure apt'
> stage, when it simply hangs at 'scanning the mirror'.
> I can still ping the network. I've tried three different mirrors.

I've found a subtle layer 7 routing problem upstream which seems to be
the problem.