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Re: Athena 10 APT repository being decommissioned on 6/22/09

daemon@ATHENA.MIT.EDU (Francisco Saldana)
Sun Jun 21 00:08:20 2009

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I attempted to update my athena 10 workstation, but got these messages
from aptitude update:

W: GPG error: http://debathena.mit.edu hardy Release: The following
signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not
available: NO_PUBKEY AA9918BB997D6B23
W: You may want to run apt-get update to correct these problems

On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 2:58 PM, MIT IS&T Athena Release
Team<release-team@mit.edu> wrote:
> Greetings,
> You are receiving this e-mail because you are listed in Moira as the
> contact person for the following IP addresses:
> On June 11, 2009, these IP addresses were observed requesting data
> from the athena10.mit.edu APT repository, presumably because you
> installed the Athena 10 Preview Release.  Since then, the project has
> been merged with the SIPB Debathena project and all Athena 10 machines
> should be using the APT repostiory on debathena.mit.edu.  The
> athena10.mit.edu repository is no longer being updated and will be
> decommissioned on or after June 22, 2009.
> To ensure that you continue to receive updates, please do one of the
> following:
> 1) If you installed Athena 10 primarily as a test system, and do not
> need to preserve any data, please consider replacing your current
> installation with a fresh installation of Debathena.  In addition to
> containing new updates and improvements, Debathena also now supports
> the newest release of Ubuntu: Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty).  For more
> information, see http://debathena.mit.edu/install
> 2) If you wish to retain your existing installation, please run the
> following commands AS ROOT:
> athrun release update-athena10-to-debathena
> aptitude update
> If both of those commands run successfully, your machine will now use
> the debathena.mit.edu repository. You may want to update your machine,
> as there will likely be a large number of updates waiting in the new
> repository.
> If you have any questions, please contact us at
> <release-team@mit.edu>.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
> Sincerely,
> Jonathan Reed
> for the Athena Release Team
> --
> Jonathan Reed
> jdreed@mit.edu
> Information Services & Technology
> Client Support Services

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