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Old 01-07-2011, 12:14 AM   #1
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trouble with APT LINE

Having trouble with syntax setting up synaptic to load a repository.

so I tried:

deb (what am I adding after this: lenny-backports main contrib non-free?)

Old 01-07-2011, 01:29 AM   #2
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The University of Waterloo mirror for backports is the following:
deb lenny-backports main contrib non-free
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