ok thank you I didnt know you could use that package manager that helped me alot but I had to install easypeasy my ubuntu 10.4 crashed on me. anyway i tried mounting my external cdrom to the computer and it wont let me? the error message im getting is sudo apt-cdrom add
Using CD-ROM mount point /media/apt/
Scanning disc for index files..
Found 0 package indexes, 0 source indexes, 0 translation indexes and 0 signatures
E: Unable to locate any package files, perhaps this is not a Debian Disc or the wrong architecture?
I used sudo apt-cdrom add to mount the cdrom but its asking me to put in a cd? what cd is that? i dont understand? please help thank you