Table of Contents

Configure Apt

Sample configuration files for using apt, see also Apt Howto

Sources.list

Configuring the /etc/apt/sources.list file

Ubuntu

  • From 1u running Warty
#deb file:///cdrom/ warty main restricted

#deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 4.10 _Warty Warthog_ - Preview i386 Binary-1 (20041020)]/ unstable main restricted

deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty main restricted
deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty main restricted

## Uncomment the following two lines to add software from the 'universe'
## repository.
## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself as to
## your rights to use the software. Also, please note that software in
## universe WILL NOT receive any review or updates from the Ubuntu security
## team.
 deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty universe
 deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty universe

deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty-security main restricted
deb-src http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu warty-security main restricted

SimplyMEPIS

  • From default install of SimplyMEPIS
# See sources.list(5) for more information, especialy

# This file should be edited through synaptic
# New sources should be added only in the section at the end of this file!

# Primary
 deb ftp://ftp.us.debian.org/debian testing main contrib non-free
 deb ftp://ftp.us.debian.org/debian unstable main contrib non-free

# non-us
# ERRORS CONNECTING
## deb ftp://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US testing/non-US main contrib non-free
## deb ftp://non-us.debian.org/debian-non-US unstable/non-US main contrib non-free

# MEPIS apt pool - specific packages available on-line
deb http://apt.mepis.org/3.3.1 unstable main

# mplayer
 deb ftp://ftp.nerim.net/debian-marillat/ unstable main

Apt Preferences

Configuring the /etc/apt/preferences file and apt-pinning

SimplyMEPIS

  • From default SimplyMEPIS installation
Package: *
Pin: release o=MEPIS,a=unstable
Pin-Priority: 901

Package: *
Pin: release o=Debian,a=unstable
Pin-Priority: 800
 
config/apt.txt · Last modified: 2005/09/02 07:42 by bw
 
Recent changes RSS feed Creative Commons License Donate Powered by PHP Valid XHTML 1.0 Valid CSS Driven by DokuWiki