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Old 09-29-2008, 01:34 PM   #1
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list of important ubuntu config files


can someone provide me with a list with some of the most important config files for general use. eg. startup menus, hard disk mounting. that kinda thing. thanks in advance iwan
 
Old 09-29-2008, 07:48 PM   #2
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/etc/apt/sources.lst - apt-get source servers
/etc/fstab - Disk drives mounted at boot
/etc/hosts - self explanatory if you cat the file
/etc/resolv.conf - your dns information
/etc/X11/xorg.conf - Xorg config file


This is what I could think of off the top of my head
 
Old 09-30-2008, 08:46 AM   #3
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about apt sources list, can anyone provide me a correct sources.lst file, i messed with it and i cannot repair it

Debian

Last edited by ghodkiller; 10-19-2008 at 08:25 AM.
 
Old 09-30-2008, 12:05 PM   #4
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thanks

thanks a lot

here's my sources list

Quote:


# deb cdrom:[Ubuntu 8.04 _Hardy Heron_ - Release i386 (20080423)]/ hardy main restricted
# See http://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes for how to upgrade to
# newer versions of the distribution.

# deb cdrom:[Ubuntu-Studio 8.04 _Hardy Heron_ - Release i386 (20080423.1)]/ hardy main multiverse restricted universe

## Major bug fix updates produced after the final release of the
## distribution.
deb http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-updates main restricted
deb-src http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-updates restricted main multiverse universe #Added by software-properties

## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself as to
## your rights to use the software. Also, please note that software in
## universe WILL NOT receive any review or updates from the Ubuntu security
## team.
deb http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-updates universe

## N.B. software from this repository is ENTIRELY UNSUPPORTED by the Ubuntu
## team, and may not be under a free licence. Please satisfy yourself as to
## your rights to use the software. Also, please note that software in
## multiverse WILL NOT receive any review or updates from the Ubuntu
## security team.
deb http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-updates multiverse

## Uncomment the following two lines to add software from the 'backports'
## repository.
## N.B. software from this repository may not have been tested as
## extensively as that contained in the main release, although it includes
## newer versions of some applications which may provide useful features.
## Also, please note that software in backports WILL NOT receive any review
## or updates from the Ubuntu security team.
# deb http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-backports main restricted universe multiverse
# deb-src http://gb.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy-backports main restricted universe multiverse

## Uncomment the following two lines to add software from Canonical's
## 'partner' repository. This software is not part of Ubuntu, but is
## offered by Canonical and the respective vendors as a service to Ubuntu
## users.
deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu intrepid partner
deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu intrepid partner

deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu hardy-security main restricted
deb-src http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu hardy-security restricted main multiverse universe #Added by software-properties
deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu hardy-security universe
deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu hardy-security multiverse

## Medibuntu - Ubuntu 8.04 "hardy"
## Please report any bug on https://bugs.launchpad.net/medibuntu/
deb http://packages.medibuntu.org/ intrepid free non-free


deb http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy multiverse restricted universe main
deb-src http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ hardy restricted main multiverse universe #Added by software-properties


deb-src http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu hardy partner
deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu hardy partner
deb http://packages.medibuntu.org/ hardy free non-free

## Medibuntu - Ubuntu 8.04 "hardy"
## Please report any bug on https://bugs.launchpad.net/medibuntu/
deb http://packages.medibuntu.org/ hardy free non-free



the repos are default hardy with intrepid and medibuntu
 
  


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