Re: good sources.list
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- Date: Sun, 9 Feb 2003 11:17:09 -0900
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On Sunday 09 February 2003 09:05 am, Willem-Jan Meijer wrote:
> I've got a question about apt and dselect.
> ATM sources.list contains:
> Deb http://devel-home.kde.org/~nolden/kde stable main
> Deb http://http.us.debian.org/debian stable main contrib non-free
> Deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main contrib non-free
> Deb http://people.debian.org/~kov/debian woody gnome2
> I was wondering this is _enough_. Of course it's enough, Debian is
> running well, but maybe there are other important sources not listed
> If there are suggestions, tell me. I'm running woody 3.0r0 with kde3.1
> Willem-Jan Meijer, Netherlands
For official Debian mirror sites there is an app, 'netselect', (man
netselect)that will find the quickest mirror for your location.
'netselect-apt' will use the list of mirrors from Debian.org, find the
fastest one to your location, then write a sources.list file. Interesting
info on different mirror sites.