AAH! Got KDE installed in San Francisco!
Sorry to gum up your inboxes with yet one more email, but I wanted to
thank John Mitchell and Asheesh Laroya for responding to my "SOS: I
broke my KDE and I can't get up" email. All John wrote were four lines
of advice and that was all I needed.
Played KAsteroids last night just to celebrate.
But seriously, Linux has been tough to learn for this MacWin-user, but
the responsiveness of the community by email has made all the difference
when I run into a wall and the manpages and HOWTOs don't tell me quite
how to get through it.
So thank you.
PS: btw, what does ymmv stand for?
John Mitchell wrote:
On Thursday 06 February 2003 3:43 pm, Pietro Calogero wrote:
Cannot figure out how to update /etc/apt/sources.list to include the
directory I created on the HD
Cannot get dselect to install single packages without it returning an
error. Cannot get online using Mozilla in GNOME; don't even know how to
diagnose failure (ifconfig shows eth0 working correctly, pon
dsl-provider seems to work)
try an apt-get -f install
add these lines and run an apt-get update
deb http://ktown.kde.org/~nolden/kde stable main
deb-src http://ktown.kde.org/~nolden/kde stable main