Re: How to"apt update" from an USB key ?
- Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2018 23:53:59 +0200
- From: Pierre Couderc <pierre@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to"apt update" from an USB key ?
On 07/11/2018 03:14 PM, Curt wrote:
Yes, your assumption is right. I have created the USB stick with dd
On 2018-07-11, Pierre Couderc <pierre@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On an ultraslim (ACER swift 3) I have no CDROM no Ethernet, only an USB key.
I have installed stretch (without GUI) from the USB key, and now I want
to install connman, but I do not success to apt-cdrom on an USB.
I have googled but did not find a correct howto to do that...
Not clear what's on the stick; I assume it's DVD1 (or CD1). (I mean if
you're trying to use apt-cdrom with the stick and the machine has no
internet connection and you installed from the stick this is my
I thank very much John, Darac y Roberto, but it is not my problem.
Merci beucoup, Curt I had seen this kind of solution, but it did not
work as I had not discovered the "trusted" option.
Others seem to have assumed other things. As I have a very
low assumption batting average lately I hesitate slightly to join the
(copied from a post by UK Brian--I think there's only one over there)
First adjust sources.list to only have
deb [ trusted=yes ] file:/media/DVD-1/ stretch main
("trusted" avoids warnings about unauthenticated packages--you trust
the iso on the stick, we assume.)
Make the DVD-1 directory:
and insert the USB stick. Obtain the device name from dmesg or lsblk.
Then (for example)
mount /dev/sdg1 /media/DVD-1/
apt update; apt install connman
Now, I have to understand why it says me :
Malformed line 6 in source list /etc/apt/sources.list (URI parse)
when my line 6 is :
deb [trusted=yes] file:/media/cdrom/ stretch main
And if I remove the , I get the message about file not signed...