Re: [email@example.com: xfree 4.0.1 via apt]
Nutcase, please don't bother Branden. He gets far too much email as it
Before installing the 4.0.1 .debs, please check the debian-x archives
for Branden's mini-faq. Reading it will likely save you some trouble.
(Though Branden, it has been several weeks since I last saw one posted
to the list -- is it time for a going-over and re-release of the
Once you have read that, and some of the introductory notes on
xfree86.org, feel free to add this line to your /etc/apt/sources.list
deb http://samosa.debian.org/~branden woody/i386/
* Branden Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org> [001030 05:19]:
> ----- Forwarded message from nutcase <email@example.com> -----
> From: nutcase <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: xfree 4.0.1 via apt
> Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2000 12:24:32 +0100
> Delivered-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Delivered-To: email@example.com
> Message-ID: <39FD5A70.8A078F0@gmx.de>
> X-Mailer: Mozilla 4.73 [en] (X11; I; Linux 2.2.17 i686)
> X-Accept-Language: de, en
> i am a relative linux-newbie, and an absolute newbie with deb-packages.
> so can you eventually tell me, if xfree86 v4.0.1 is apt-getable?
> If so, please tell me what i have to insert into my sources.list, that
> ypt can find it itself.
> thank you
> ----- End forwarded message -----
> G. Branden Robinson | You don't just decide to break Kubrick's
> Debian GNU/Linux | code of silence and then get drawn away
> firstname.lastname@example.org | from it to a discussion about cough
> http://deadbeast.net/~branden/ | medicine.
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