Art Alexion on 27 Jan 2009 10:10:55 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] W: Duplicate sources.list entry

On Tuesday 27 January 2009 9:20:03 am Chad Waters wrote:
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> Chad Waters <>
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> Today 9:20:03 am
> > I finally remembered to check /etc/apt/source.list.d, and there it was:
> > medibuntu.list.  I'm not quite sure how that got there, since AFAICT
> > it's not owned by any package and I don't remember putting it there.
> > But I deleted it and now the error is gone.
> You probably added it by following the Medibuntu docs:
> I don't understand that approach... its a one-liner in
> /etc/apt/sources.list Why make it overly complicated?
> "deb intrepid free non-free"

I think it is an easier way to automate it for people who don't edit text 

I have found that it not only may cause the problem that JP encountered, but 
it causes the repo to be disabled when you use do-release-upgrade from the 
command line.  (at least it did Gutsy->Hardy and Hardy->Intretpid)

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