On Thu, Apr 04, 2013 at 08:00:47PM +0530, Ravi Roy wrote: > On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 7:47 PM, Ravi Roy <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Yes, using "sudo dpkg -i /media/cdrom/MYPACKAGE" install the package > > perfectly in the system. > > This is very strange behaviour I have observed first time. > > Thanks you all for taking time and helping me to find out the root > casue for a debian package which exists in cdrom and its index i.e. > 'Package & Package.gz', but 'apt-get install MYPACAKGE' > can not find this package in index resulting in not installing it into > the system. > > I want to let this list know that if size of debian package which is > less than or equal to 2.0G in size then it is detected and installed > perfectly using "$ sudo apt-get install MYPACKAGE" and also installed > using preseed in a headless way, but if size of debian package is > greater than 2.0G then 'apt-get install MYPACKAGE' can not detect and > install it. This sounds suspiciously like https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_9660#The_2.2F4_GiB_file_size_limit. In which case, you should raise the issue on the debian-cd mailinglist.
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