RE: does this /etc/apt/sources.list look okay?
From: Default User <firstname.lastname@example.org>
This is my /etc/apt/sources.list file:
#deb file:///cdrom/ sarge main
deb ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/ stable main
deb-src ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/ stable main
deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
That was created by Debian Stable after a fresh install. It seems
rather sparse. After past installs of earlier versions the file had more
Also, I don't seem to be getting any updates after running:
sudo apt-get check
sudo apt-get clean
sudo apt get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
Am I missing some important or at least useful entries?
Thanks for any input.
I wonder if my etc/apt/sources.list is okay? It has nothing in it. Is it
Also, what does it need to install X and a browser, so I can work on
figuring stuff out off the web while I'm trying to install stuff? Right
now, the best I can do is copy stuff by writing down it's contents,
restarting to Windows, then typing it all again.
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