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On Wed, Aug 15, 2007 at 20:39:57 +1000, YH wrote:
> Thanks Florian. I followed your instruction, but got following result. I've 
> tried both with CD and without CD in the driver, but the same result.
>
> # apt-get install openoffice.org
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree... Done
> Package openoffice.org is not available, but is referred to by another 
> package.
> This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
> is only available from another source
> However the following packages replace it:
>   ttf-opensymbol openoffice.org-common openoffice.org-core
> E: Package openoffice.org has no installation candidate
>
> I do have a CD with all deb packages in 
> /media/cdrom0/pool/main/o/openoffice.org/
> openoffice.org-base_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_i386.deb
> openoffice.org-common_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_all.deb
> openoffice.org-core_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_i386.deb
> openoffice.org-evolution_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_i386.deb
> openoffice.org-java-common_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_all.deb
> ttf-opensymbol_2.0.4.dfsg.2-5etch1_all.deb

More openoffice.org-* packages should be available. Which CD is this,
the first CD of the standard Etch 21 CD set?

> How should I install them and which one I should install?

"apt-get install openoffice.org" should have worked. I think we need to
have a quick look at your apt configuration. Please post the contents
of the file /etc/apt/sources.list from your system.

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