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I have issue with install debootstrap
the repo isn't available.

root@ubuntu-s-1vcpu-1gb-nyc1-01:/etc/apt# apt install debootstrap
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required:
Use 'apt autoremove' to remove it.
Suggested packages:
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 35.7 kB of archives.
After this operation, 271 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Err:1 http://mirrors.digitalocean.com/ubuntu bionic-updates/main amd64 debootstrap all 1.0.95ubuntu0.4
404 Not Found [IP: 80]
E: Failed to fetch http://mirrors.digitalocean.com/ubuntu/pool/main/d/debootstrap/debootstrap_1.0.95ubuntu0.4_all.deb 404 Not Found [IP: 80]
E: Unable to fetch some archives, maybe run apt-get update or try with --fix-missing?


  • chrispokorni
    chrispokorni Posts: 2,028

    Hi @etofran810,
    As an alternative, you could download a debootstrap package manually and then install it with dpkg. This should do the trick:

    wget https://deb.debian.org/debian/pool/main/d/debootstrap/debootstrap_1.0.114_all.deb

    dpkg -i debootstrap_1.0.114_all.deb


  • ok, thank you


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