package manager problem
tensai at zmonkey.org
Thu Nov 7 11:59:58 MST 2013
On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 7:39 AM, Russel Caldwell <caldr704 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 2:13 AM, Corey Edwards <tensai at zmonkey.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, Nov 6, 2013 at 9:58 PM, Russel Caldwell <caldr704 at gmail.com>
>> > How do I do it with apt-get?
>> Look in /etc/apt/sources.list and /etc/apt/sources.list.d. Just remove
>> the offending lines.
> I think that's what I needed. Thanks. What exactly is that directory
/etc/apt is where all the Apt configurations live. The sources.list files tell
apt where it should look for package lists, which in turn tell Apt where the
sources.list.d is a directory which contains additional source files so that
3rd party repositories can be used. Ubuntu PPAs are an example of this.
Google also uses them for Earth, Chrome, etc.
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