[ubuntu-uk] Missing Repositories....

Harry Rickards hrickards at l33tmyst.com
Mon May 25 17:24:11 BST 2009

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On 05/25/09 17:02, John wrote:
> Matthew Daubney wrote:
>> <snip>
>>> I just took a snapshot of what is in my Software Sources, and the Local 
>>> Rep isnt there.
>>> http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v420/jmatt21/Misc/?action=view&current=Sofsource01.png
>>> Where did that go?
>>> John
>> Hi John,
>> I've just checked, and it doesn't appear in mine, even though the
>> Local/main repo is in synaptic. At a guess (and I can't find any info to
>> confirm/deny this...) the local repo is an internal repo to synaptic, so
>> will need synaptic refreshed to find it? 
>> I assume you've clicked reload in synaptic? If that fails then try sudo
>> dpkg-reconfigure synaptic
>> I've had a play using your now sources.list in my synaptic and some of
>> them appeared before refreshing then disappeared. I assume this was
>> because those packages don't appear in the repos so they're put into
>> this local list? 
>> I shouldn't worry about it, they where probably there because of the
>> broken sources list, and now exist in the real sources list!
>> -Matt Daubney
> Oh ok, thank you. I have refreshed the list. I only wondered about the 
> Loc Repos because I'm looking at my netbook, and they show in there. But 
> that's ok if it is the same with yours.
> I just have to get my flash working now. I just cannot get it to work at 
> all. Its driving me up the wall. I didnt realise so many sites us it. 
> I've gone through everything I can think of to get it to work, but 
> nothing. FF freezes for ages if there's flash on a page. I keep flash on 
> because of watching bbci programs and youtube, that wont even work.
> John.
Try installing the 'flashplugin-nonfree' package (e.g, with 'aptitude
install flashplugin-nonfree'). That works on both my Ubuntu and Debian

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