You wrote: > Hi Roel, > > I switched a test box to use your sources.list extract and added locale > nl_NL.UTF-8 and made it the default. "apt-get update" works for me (see > below). > > I suggest you try using tshark or wireshark to see exactly what is happening > when you get the 501 errors. > > Also, FWIW, you can probably see English text in a Dutch system by prefixing a > locale overide, e.g. "LC_ALL=C apt-get update". > > --Mike > Hi Mike, Following the traffic I realized that there is an apt-caher-ng inbetween my machines and all repositories, updating direct seems to have solved the problem. Will need to investigate further, this way the cache is useless. Thanks. -- Roel Wagenaar, Linux-User #469851 with the Linux Counter; http://linuxcounter.net/ Antw.: Omdat het de volgorde verstoord waarin mensen tekst lezen. Vraag: Waarom is top-posting een slechte gewoonte? Antw.: Top-posting. Vraag: Wat is het meest ergerlijke in e-mail? If a turtle doesn't have a shell, is it homeless or naked?