[+PLUS] debian etch (attention praveen)
riyazusman at gmail.com
Thu Jan 4 16:35:28 IST 2007
> i did that when i faced problems when i was trying to install desired
> > packages after configuring my network.
> did what? refresh?
Most probably, yes.
it ran that for several minutes displaying a progress info , but i didnt
> > understand why it has to be done!
> > any comments on this is welcome!
> > no idea what you are talking about. If you could give a bit more deatil
> I may be able to tell you.
It's downloading the sources.gz (package information). It'll take some time
if you have a low speed internet connection. The one from
us.debian.orgitself is around 5 MB of size, each of these repos will
have these files,
varying in sizes.
Don't touch dpkg (similar to rpm) directly if you can !! In this case use
> 'apt-get install synaptic' (similar to yum) after adding CD2 to the sources.
True. Follow the white rabbit :)
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the PLUS-discuss