gnome-desktop

Chris racerx at makeworld.com
Wed Mar 5 04:14:15 UTC 2008


On Tue, 4 Mar 2008 22:09:00 -0600
"Jim Rosser" <jarosser06 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Im not sure i fully understand but from the looks of it you want to
> use the online repos instead of the cd.  In order to do that you need
> to edit /etc/apt/sources.list just comment the cd repos with # and
> uncomment the other  repos that you do need.  Im sorry but off the
> top of my head i cannot remeber whether they are already uncommented
> but if they are not just uncomment the ones you need.  By the way in
> order to edit the source list type the command "sudo
> vi /etc/apt/sources.list"  you might look up the basic vi commands if
> you dont already know them as it can be somewhat tricky.
> 
> On Tue, Mar 4, 2008 at 9:59 PM, Gunawan <jgun98.milis at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
> > Hi,
> > Again I would like to learn.
> > Though I have successfully install squid and shorewall
> > sudo apt-get install squid
> > sudo apt-get install shorewall
> > both program install from the cd.
> > I would like to know how to change the package so ubuntu will
> > read.download
> > package from internet.
> >
> > because if I run this command
> > sudo apt-get install gnome-desktop
> > it will say package not found.
> >
> > I have add
> > http_proxy=http://myproxy:port
> > ftp_proxy=ftp://myproxy:port<http://myproxy:portftp_proxy=ftp://myproxy:port>
> >
> > because myproxy require windows domain authentication I add my user
> >
> > http_proxy=http://DOMAIN\user:password@myproxy:port
> > ftp_proxy=ftp://DOMAIN\user:password@myproxy:port<http://DOMAIN%5Cuser:password@myproxy:portftp_proxy=ftp://DOMAIN%5Cuser:password@myproxy:port>
> >
> > Can I install additional software for my ubuntu server from the
> > internet? Regards,
> > Gun
> >
> >
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> 
> 

Jim - you are correct. Lets also inform the Op that most questions can
be answered from the Ubuntu site IF the Op cares to help him/herself
first.

-- 
Best regards,
Chris

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