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Old 08-01-2009, 08:38 AM   #1
nr0mx
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Unable to install source package


How do I enable source packages in my repository ? Should it be there by default ? I am running Ubuntu Janty.

Code:
$ sudo apt-get source nautilus
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to find a source package for nautilus
 
Old 08-01-2009, 09:04 AM   #2
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I think the term would be...

$ sudo apt-get install 'your software'

or maybe in your menu; System->Admin->Synaptics
 
  


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