[ubuntu-uk] Missing Repositories....

John jakewc2 at sky.com
Mon May 25 13:09:25 BST 2009


Harry Rickards wrote:
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>>>>> On 05/24/09 18:13, John wrote:
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>>>>>>> On 05/24/09 10:43, jakewc2 wrote:
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>>>>>>>> Hi, well, in my looking roundd to try get this working, I'm still not
>>>>>>>> able to get the flash video working in FF. Doing a apt-get update, this
>>>>>>>> has appeared in the terminal.
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>>>>>>> <snip messages>
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>>>>>>>> I tried running apt-get update to correct it like it says and I still
>>>>>>>> get that. I still have some missing repositories, that I dont that have
>>>>>>>> some of the programs I need.
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>>>>>>>> I just found this out trying to follow the e-mail Alan sent about adding
>>>>>>>> the extra's. I cant ad them, because it says they are there.
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>>>>>>>> How do I get around this?
>>>>>>>> John
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>>>>>>>> On 23/05/2009, *John* <jakewc2 at sky.com <mailto:jakewc2 at sky.com>> wrote:
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>>>>>>>>     For some reason and I think this might be the eason I cant get the
>>>>>>>>     flash videos to work, it seems I am missing my Local Repositories. I
>>>>>>>>     am not sure why. I am only guessing this because I cant find a few
>>>>>>>>     of the video and music installations, plus, when I check what I have
>>>>>>>>     on my netbook against what is on my laptop in VM they dont seem to
>>>>>>>>     be there. I have looked in the repositories software sources, but
>>>>>>>>     they arent there. Nor are they in the Synaptic package Manager
>>>>>>>>     either. I have installed everything I can find in the Medibuntu
>>>>>>>>     rep's. Is there anywhere else I can look to find them?
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>>>>>>>>     I still cant play any flash vids at all. Its really strange.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>     John.
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>>>>>>> What's the contents of your sources.list? (Open up a terminal and type
>>>>>>> cat /etc/apt/sources.list). If possible, try pasting it to PasteBin
>>>>>>> (pastebin.com) instead of here.
>>>>>>> - -- 
>>>>>>> Many thanks
>>>>>>> Harry Rickards
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>>>>>> Hi Thank you for your message. I did that, and I got an even longer 
>>>>>> error message when updating Synaptic.
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>>>>>> http://pastebin.com/d2ca2d1d2
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>>>>>> Is there anyway to get rid of the duplicates? Plus, for some reason, the 
>>>>>> only place that the whole list of repositories appears is when you call 
>>>>>> it in the Terminal. It doesnt show in either the Synaptic or the 
>>>>>> Software Sources box. I though if you added something to both, it should 
>>>>>> show in both.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Its seems a bit of a mess at the moment.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> John.
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>>>>> It should display in both yeah. I did reply to your other message with
>>>>> the Pastebin link, but here it is again:
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>>>>> Try using this instead (pastebin won't let me post it, apparently it's
>>>>> spam):
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>>>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty main restricted universe
>>>>> multiverse
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty restricted main
>>>>> multiverse universe
>>>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-updates main restricted
>>>>> universe multiverse
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-updates restricted main
>>>>> multiverse universe
>>>>> deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu jaunty partner
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu jaunty partner
>>>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-security main restricted
>>>>> universe multiverse
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-security restricted
>>>>> main multiverse universe
>>>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-proposed restricted main
>>>>> multiverse universe
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-proposed restricted
>>>>> main multiverse universe
>>>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-backports restricted main
>>>>> multiverse universe
>>>>> deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty-backports restricted
>>>>> main multiverse universe
>>>>> deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/blueman/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
>>>>> deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/blueman/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
>>>>> deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
>>>>> deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
>>>>>
>>>>>
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>>>>> - -- 
>>>>> Many thanks
>>>>> Harry Rickards
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>>>> Hi, I added those that gave above, but still got that message, and it 
>>>> keeps saying run apt-get update and when I do, that list still appears. 
>>>> Since adding that list you gave me the warning of duplicate repositories 
>>>> has got bigger.
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>>>> Sorry my mistake, not good with explanations.
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>>>> John
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>>> That's alright, I'm not the best at explaining sometimes either. Try
>>> making a backup of your sources.list (sudo cp /etc/apt/sources.list
>>> /etc/apt/sources.list.bak) and then just putting the following line in
>>> your sources.list:
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>>> deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ jaunty main
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>>> Then run apt-get update.
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>>> - -- 
>>> Many thanks
>>> Harry Rickards
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>> Hi, Ijust did that no, and th repositories added more that have become 
>> duplicate.I need to to be able to removethe duplicates. This is a bit 
>> confusing.
>>
>> John.
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> I'm afraid I've run out of ideas then. Just out of interest, does the
> problem still occur if you use aptitude (aptitude update)?
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> Sorry for not being of more help
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> Many thanks
> Harry Rickards
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Hi, I have not used aptitude update, do I just use those words? Not hear 
of that before.

John



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