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I'm trying to use the debian unstable/sid branch of the google repositories (deb http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/ unstable non-free main), but I get errors:

Err "http://dl.google.com" unstable/non-free i386 Packages
404 Not Found [IP: 209.85.146.93 80]
Err "http://dl.google.com" unstable/main i386 Packages
404 Not Found [IP: 209.85.146.93 80]
W: Failed to fetch "http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/dists/unstable/non-free binary-i386/Packages.gz 404 Not Found [IP: 209.85.146.93 80]
W: Failed to fetch "http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/dists/unstable/main/binary-i386/Packages.gz 404 Not Found [IP: 209.85.146.93 80]

I get the same errors for deb "http://dl.google.com/linux/deb/ sid non-free main".

I can't browse the repository at "http://dl.google.com", I just get a 404.

Is it ok to use the stable repository instead even though I'm using debian unstable?

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Yes : stable here means "the stable branch of Google's repo" not "packages for Debian Stable".

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