Re: Installation ~ configuring apt-get sources.list for cdrom
Nice to get the encouragment...
> dselect works just fine if you just have 2.1 cds.
I do and I must have installed the basics on the HDD, but still
> enter the [A]ccess and choose multi_cd
> then run [U]pdate for each cd (actually the last one)
> if you get something like 2250 packages updated its OK
> the go into [S]elect
I did that the first time (I think) now it comes up with a
dpkg failed to find info /var/lib/dpkg/methods/mti/binary
It does that with either of the cds
> press space
> use / to search or just use the arrow keys to look around
> find a package you want and press +
> If you get a new scrren with text just press space and then return
the find command dioes not faid things ...
All the items that I see visible are mentioned as installed.
I am still missing something??
> change cds
> Thats it
> When you get ppp working and have a working system just give up dselect
> and start using apt instead. SOOOOOOOO much nicer.
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