[sf-lug] apt doc question 2

Asheesh Laroia asheesh at asheesh.org
Sun Nov 23 17:17:30 PST 2008

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On Sun, 23 Nov 2008, jim wrote:

>> Try to s/us.archive.ubuntu.com/linux.csua.berkeley.edu/ in sources.list.
> do you really mean i should put
> deb s/us.archive.ubuntu.com/linux.csua.berkeley.edu/

No, sorry - that's the somewhat-standard regular expression syntax for 
search and replace!

Try doing a search and replace in that file (in nano, you can do Ctrl-W 
(abbreviated ^W) Ctrl-R (abbreviated ^R) to put it into search and replace 
mode).  Search for us.archive.ubuntu.com and replace it with 

Then save and quit, and then "apt-get update".

-- Asheesh.

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Are of imagination all compact...
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