View Full Version : [ubuntu] Unable to connect to ftp sites

February 17th, 2011, 07:54 AM
im new to linux and ubuntu and i dont know much. im facing this problem for last 2 weeks and unable to solve it.

when i tried to connect to ftp sites to download some package through terminal it says "Network is unreachable".

im using a proxy server and i have configured the file apt.conf for proxy and also set the proxy through export_proxy but still no use. i can download and browse ftp sites through firefox but cant do so in terminal window.

please help me i really need this to work out.

February 17th, 2011, 09:28 AM
You might find this (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=158521) thread helpful.
I'll keep looking.....