Re: more apt-get help please??
>>>>> Xucaen writes:
x> --- Chris Gray <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> >>>>> Xucaen writes:
x> what is the syntax for the sources.list?
>>> and what
x> is apt.conf used for anyways?
>>> $ man 5 sources.list
>>> $ man 5 apt.conf
>>> Look especially at the examples in
x> well, there's the catch. I don't have man. I have
x> to install man via the apt-get. I need to edit my
x> sources.list and apt.conf manually because they
x> are empty files. I installed Debian from
x> floppies. (11 base disks and 4 driver disks)
Sorry about that. Here is the example I was referring to from
sources.list(5) that should get you off the ground:
deb http://http.us.debian.org/debian unstable main contrib non-free
deb http://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US unstable/non-US main contrib non-free
You should probably change the .us to match your country code to get