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Re: Problems {PEBKAC?} running mmdebstrap for 1st time




On 2019-05-30, Richard Owlett <rowlett@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Up until a couple of years ago I only had dial-up. Install DVDs {or 
> their images} were my only choice for a repository. There are {now 
> forgotten} apt related quirks to be aware of. I'm now giving myself a 
> refresher course on using an install DVD ( or image ) as a repository.

When you install from DVD it is effectively the repository. 

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