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ttf-mscorefonts-installer

Fresh installed kubuntu 18.04 dev, have had this ever since, notification
in the taskbar for "failure to download update data files". When i click to
run it, it gives this:

ttf-mscorefonts-installer: processing...
ttf-mscorefonts-installer: downloading
<a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe" title="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe">http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe</a>
Err:1 <a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe" title="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe">http://downloads.sourceforge.net/corefonts/andale32.exe</a>
Redirection from https to '
http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mirrorproblem?failedmirror=superb-dca2.dl.sourceforge.net'
is forbidden [IP: 209.61.193.20 443]
E: Failed to fetch
<a href="https://superb-dca2.dl.sourceforge.net/project/corefonts/the" title="https://superb-dca2.dl.sourceforge.net/project/corefonts/the">https://superb-dca2.dl.sourceforge.net/project/corefonts/the</a>
fonts/final/andale32.exe Redirection from https to '
<a href="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mirrorproblem?failedmirror=superb-dc" title="http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mirrorproblem?failedmirror=superb-dc">http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mirrorproblem?failedmirror=superb-dc</a>
a2.dl.sourceforge.net' is forbidden [IP: 209.61.193.20 443]
E: Download Failed

Comments

Re: ttf-mscorefonts-installer

By Mark Fraser at 02/11/2018 - 12:46

On 11/02/18 16:10, Dale Trombley wrote:
Take a look at this on Launchpad
<a href="https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/404484" title="https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/404484">https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/404484</a>

You need to install ttf-mscorefonts-installer >=3.6.

I'm pretty sure there's a bug on Launchpad too.