On Thu, Apr 26 2001 at 10:22AM, Donncha O Caoimh(donncha.ocaoimh at tradesignals.com) wrote:
: I just followed the instructions on
: when I attempted to do an "apt-get update" after modifying the
: sources.list apt-get returned the following:
: Hit http://red-carpet.ximian.com stable/main Packages
: Ign http://red-carpet.ximian.com stable/main Release
:: and when I attempted "apt-get install task-helix-gnome"
: apt-get told me there was no "task-helix-gnome" package!
:: Did anyone else get the same error? and more importantly, manage to fix
From taking a quick look at ximian.com, it seems as if they have decided
to change the method of installation, but not update their pages. I
noticed this a couple of days ago, when a apt-get update gave me a 404 on
Like I said, they seem to have changed the method of installation - the
way I've always installed ximian has been
lynx -source http://go-gnome.com | /bin/sh
which would update my sources.list, and ask me whether I'd like to do a
complete install/upgrade etc. Anyway, now it's downloaded a swishy
graphical installer, which I'm playing about with as we speak. Might want
to try that.
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