[maemo-users] [maemo-users] An Easier Way to Add Repos After a Flash / Reflash

From: Ted Zlatanov tzz at bu.edu
Date: Thu Dec 7 23:43:32 EET 2006
On  7 Dec 2006, marius at pov.lt wrote:

On Wed, Dec 06, 2006 at 08:58:50PM +0000, Ted Zlatanov wrote: > On 6 Dec 2006, marius at pov.lt wrote: > > On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 04:28:06PM +0200, Amichai Rotman wrote:
>>>> Wouldn't it be nice to have an easy way to add the repos on the MaemoRepos
>>>> list in an automatic fashion - i.e. import some file from the xterm (after
>>>> adding the one repo that containes the osso-xterm package.
>>> Back up and restore /etc/apt/sources.list.  You need to be root.
>> Does that work?  I thought the new /etc/apt/sources.list has
>> "scirocco" instead of mistral.
> I just checked -- the default /etc/apt/sources.list is the same in both
> firmware images (SU-18_2006SE_1.2006.26-8_PR_F5_MR0_ARM.bin and
> SU-18_2006SE_2.2006.39-14_PR_F5_MR0_ARM.bin).
> If you have added other repositories, you may need to change them.
> I think that apps compiled for mistral will install and work on
> scirocco, and I know that the reverse is not true.

Thanks, that was very helpful.


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