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Re: could not resolve deb.debian.org after installing via debian live image

On 2020-02-03, Thomas Schmitt <scdbackup@gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> Tamar Nirenberg's apt-get wrote:
>> > Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get
>> >  update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs
> Curt wrote:
>> Is that what he did (use apt-cdrom) to add the local repository?
> Dunno. But that was a red herring caused by the "deb cdrom:" line.
> Needed is "deb file:" because the (pseudo-)repository is accessible as
> directory in a mounted filesystem on USB stick.

I thought he installed his OS from the
debian-live-10.2.0-amd64-gnome.iso sitting on a usb stick.

I'm uncertain why, for example
 apt-cdrom -d /usbmountpoint/ add

would not be operational here (if the appropriate /etc/fstab entry

That is, if live cd repositories work the same way as regular old cd

"J'ai pour me guérir du jugement des autres toute la distance qui me sépare de
moi." Antonin Artaud

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