Bug#34697: marked as done (apt: problems fetching slink-proposed-updates)
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Subject: apt: problems fetching slink-proposed-updates
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From: Julian Gilbey <J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk>
I wanted to point apt at the slink-proposed-updates. So I tried this
in my sources.list (line break for readability):
deb ftp://ftp.mcc.ac.uk/pub/linux/distributions/Debian/dists \
That found the Packages file but not the packages, whereas
deb ftp://ftp.mcc.ac.uk/pub/linux/distributions/Debian \
found the packages but not the package file.
I think there maybe something a tiny bit wrong when it comes to
deciding whether to put a "dists" in the path or not.
Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
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