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Old 06-30-2005, 04:28 PM   #1
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problem with kde upgrade

i use knoppix (installed on hd)and i wanna upgrade kdeto 4.3.1 so i edit this line in source.list file(under teat section)

deb ./

apt-get update
but when i type
apt-get install kdebase
apt-get install kdelibs
only the packages of kde 3.3.2 appears

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Old 06-30-2005, 07:29 PM   #2
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Sorry but I don't understand what you are saying.. .if you want kde 3.4 you need to add this lines in /etc/apt/sources.list:
deb ./
deb-src ./
then you do:
#apt-get update
#apt-get upgrade <--if you already have kde it will upgrade it otherwise you do:
#apt-get install kde OR apt-get install kde-core if you want just the core packages...
hope this helps,
Good luck!
Old 07-01-2005, 03:54 AM   #3
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this exactly what i mean but there is alittle problem
i do not want 2 upgrade the whole system only kde
but if i type
apt-get upgrade
the whole system will be upgrated

Last edited by waelali; 07-01-2005 at 03:56 AM.
Old 07-01-2005, 10:38 AM   #4
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Use a program such as aptitude or synaptic and just upgrade the pieces you want to update.


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