Re: apt-get: Command not found.
Date sent: Fri, 5 Aug 2005 18:42:46 -0500
From: Grant Thomas <email@example.com>
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To: "James A. Donald" <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: apt-get: Command not found.
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> On my system, testing, 2.6.11-1-686 kernel I am able to type the following:
> locate apt-get
> this will search the root drive with the permissions of whomever is logged in,
> and display the results at the command line.
On Tue, 02 Aug 2005 10:20:13 +0200, Jochen Schulz <email@example.com> wrote:
> James A. Donald:
> > apt-get: Command not found.
> Very strange. apt-get is not deprecated and it should be in /usr/bin.
This was my error, and for some reason I am unable to post my retraction to the newsgroup. I keep posting, and it just does not appear
The problem was glaringly obvious - the box was running Suse - not debian - and of course no apt-get on Suse.