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Old 07-28-2008, 01:16 PM   #1
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debian etch sources.list doesn't exist


i have just purchased a VPS running debian etch, everything seems to be running fine but there is no sources.list file in etc/apt - is this a problem? should i just create it myself or is there a good reason it's not there?
 
Old 07-28-2008, 02:27 PM   #2
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That should that be /etc/apt

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Old 07-28-2008, 02:34 PM   #3
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yeah, that's what i meant, but there's definitely no sources.list in there...
 
Old 07-28-2008, 02:40 PM   #4
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How do you install security updates and install new packages?
 
Old 07-28-2008, 03:01 PM   #5
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Yes, you can write one up yourself. Not much needed (the main repository, the security repository and optionally the multimedia one). I'm sure you'll find the links if you google a bit.
 
  


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