Re: dpkg and apt
hi arthur, sorry to but in, but?
--- John Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sun, 19 Jun 2005 13:01:14 +0100
> Arthur B Olsen <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Just installed debian 3.1 and i have a strange
> problem. I've had it once before, but it dissapeared
> by it self.
> > Or maby i fixed it without knowing what i was
> > A dpkg -l shows only a list of installed packages.
> But i can use apt-get install package, when i know
> what the package is called.
> > Then it shows up in dpkg -l.
> > Does anyone know why this is so?
> > arthur
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> Hi Arthur,
> run 'dselect update'
this dosent work for me. neither as apt-get or dpkg.
what am i doing wrong?
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