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m-wright at eskimo.com
Sun Dec 24 05:20:35 UTC 2006
The procedure using apt-get below worked fine after I eliminated "us"
from the locations specified in /etc/apt/sources.list as suggested by
Thanks to both of you,
D. Michael McIntyre wrote:
>On Saturday 23 December 2006 4:04 pm, Maynard Wright wrote:
>>I reinstalled Kubuntu from scratch and the results are the same.
>Changing sources.list doesn't update the package lists.
>It looks like you want to Adept -> Fetch Updates and go from there, but I am
>just guessing. I don't actually use any graphical package managers, being a
>If all else fails, you can edit sources.list, then
>sudo apt-get update
>sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
>which will get you completely up to date with all the latest versions of
>packages in the repository. From there, you can install missing applications
>on an as-needed basis, probably even using the graphical tools like Adept and
>Synaptic. Definitely with apt-get and aptitude.
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