Precise archive?

Knute Johnson ubuntu at
Fri Jan 20 05:27:30 UTC 2012

On 1/19/2012 5:42 PM, scott wrote:
> On 01/19/2012 07:27 PM, Knute Johnson wrote:
>> On 1/19/2012 2:32 PM, James Tappin wrote:
>>> On Thu, 19 Jan 2012 09:18:06 -0800
>>> Knute Johnson<ubuntu at> wrote:
>>> KJ> What is the Precise archive?
>>> The next version of *buntu (name Precise Pangolin, to be released
>>> 12.04).
>>> Whether installing packages from Precise in an Onieric system is a good
>>> idea, I'm not sure (it certainly needs to be done with care).
>>> P.S. I have a feeling the choice of name for 12.04 may cause confusion
>>> as it's not as obviously a code name as previous ones.
>> Apparently that's where the fix is. You know how to do it?
> Maybe try the apt link on this page:
> Scott

Thanks for the thought but it's a server installation, no X, no 
browsers, no work.

There must be a way to configure apt or aptitude to access the 
repository but I have no idea how to do that.  That's what I need to 
know how to do.



Knute Johnson

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