[Wlug] APT install question

Andre Lehovich andrel at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 2 16:26:33 EST 2007


--- Andy Stewart <andystewart at comcast.net> wrote:
> 1) I have modified my /etc/apt/sources.list - it is not the standard one
> from Kubuntu.  Most of what I wanted to install couldn't be found with
> the standard list, so I updated it with some automated website I found
> via google.

What's missing?  Kubuntu should have almost everything other than a few
non-free codecs.

> 3) I googled for "cpufrequtils debian" and found version 002-2 of the
> package, which I manually downloaded and installed.  It noticed the
> missing /etc/init.d/cpufrequtils file and it asked me if I wanted to
> install a new one.  I did, and now all seems to be fixed.

For future reference, http://packages.ubuntu.com/cpufrequtils
Note that mixing and matching packages from Debian and Ubuntu won't always
work.

--Andre


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