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Re: Oracle's virtualbox repo broken.




On Mon, 29 Apr 2019 05:45:19 -0700
Charlie Kravetz <charlie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Mon, 29 Apr 2019 12:09:06 +0200
> Martin <keine-eile@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> >Hi list,
> >
> >since a few days, Oracle's virtalbox repo¹ seems broken. Does one of you have a working URL?
> >
> >
> >Thanks, Martin
> >
> >
> >1) https://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian
> >  
> 
> I have always used a direct URL to manually download my copy of
> VirtualBox
> 
> (1) https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Linux_Downloads

It's "broken," too.  Since Friday or Saturday of last week. No valid
Release file, apt reports. So, updating securely not possible and
therefore disabled. Just have to wait until Oracle corrects the problem.

I'm using Virtualbox 5.2.28 on Stretch.  FWIW, when this first happened
noticed VB 6.0.6 was listed in repo.  It was gone the next day.

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