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Re: potato sparc update failure

On Thu, Aug 31, 2000 at 08:14:46PM -0700, Shandar Ahmad wrote:
> Hi,
> I installed potato base on sparcstation 5. DHCPD
> included in the base system (floppy installation) was
> not working. I downloaded the dhcpd...deb, dpkg'd it
> and it now works fine. There is one problem. When I
> run dselect, and try to run update, no packages are
> updated and when I install, nothing is included. I am
> possibly using the wrong access directories. Can
> someone tell me if its right to choose:
> ftp.debian.org/debian/dists as the first input
> and 
> stable  or stable/main/binary-sparc 
> as the second input.
> Can I choose admin/ net/ web/ devel option during a
> dselect?

Use the apt method, choose "ftp.debian.org", "potato", and "main".

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