[OT Linux Mint] Re: synaptic

Doug dmcgarrett at optonline.net
Thu Sep 15 02:45:45 UTC 2011

On 09/14/2011 10:17 PM, NoOp wrote:
> On 09/14/2011 12:41 AM, Ric Moore wrote:
>> On Wed, 2011-09-14 at 15:42 +1000, Basil Chupin wrote:
>>> I am sure that you would be aware that in the list of servers for the
>>> s/ware the default setting is the main server for Ubuntu, but you can
>>> then either select a mirror of your choice or allow the system to give
>>> you a list of the most EFFICIENT servers for you to access - and you
>>> then select the one you feel most comfortable with. But you know all
>>> this......
>> Just learned something new. Mint disables the updates button in
>> synaptic. I had to edit a file in /etc to fix that one. But it STILL
> ...
> I think you are asking on the wrong list.
> alt.os.linux.mint
> 4 doors down&  to the left.
When Mint was new, one was told to use the Ubuntu list.  I guess the "new"
list hasn't penetrated everywhere yet!


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