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IPv6 prevents me from using "apt-get update" (Ubuntu 14.04)
My droplet is running Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS. I tried running the following command:
sudo apt-get update
but got errors like:
Temporary failure resolving 'mirrors.digitalocean.com'
Pinging 126.96.36.199 works. Pinging google.com results in:
ping: unknown host google.com
I found other people with a similar problem, but none of the solutions in the other threads worked, such as forcing IPv4 by uncommenting
precedence ::ffff:0:0/96 100 in /etc/gai.conf.
Disabling IPv6 with /etc/sysctl.conf did not fix the DNS problems either. Is there something else that could be wrong? I tried the above commands with and without ufw enabled.
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