can not install apache2 from ubuntu archive (needs disc instead)?

Peter Garrett peter.garrett at
Sat Mar 26 08:00:17 UTC 2005

On Sat, 2005-03-26 at 08:30 +0100, Jeroen Janssen wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to install apache2 in Ubuntu Hoary (apt-get updated 5 minutes
> ago).
> However I get some (strange) remark about needing a CD (instead of the
> packages being downloaded from the internet). See below for the console
> output:
> japj at pc1-japj:~$ sudo apt-get install apache2
> Reading Package Lists... Done
> Building Dependency Tree... Done
> The following extra packages will be installed:
>   apache2-common apache2-mpm-worker apache2-utils openssl ssl-cert
> Suggested packages:
>   lynx www-browser ca-certificates
> The following NEW packages will be installed:
>   apache2 apache2-common apache2-mpm-worker apache2-utils openssl ssl-cert
> 0 upgraded, 6 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
> Need to get 33.0kB/2018kB of archives.
> After unpacking 6246kB of additional disk space will be used.
> Do you want to continue? [Y/n]
> Media Change: Please insert the disc labelled
>  ‘Ubuntu 5.04 _Hoary Hedgehog_ - Alpha i386 Binary-1 (20050303)’
> in the drive ‘/cdrom/’ and press enter
> I tried installing other packages without any problems (from the internet).
> What am I doing wrong here?
> ---
> Jeroen Janssen
Looks like your /etc/apt/sources.list file has an entry for the install CD - 

try commenting it out with a # then doing 

sudo apt-get update

before proceeding (unless of course you have the CD available )

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