Re: Using ISO image of installer DVD as repository - How?
- Date: Fri, 31 May 2019 09:30:17 -0400
- From: Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Using ISO image of installer DVD as repository - How?
Richard Owlett wrote:
> On 05/31/2019 07:30 AM, Dan Ritter wrote:
> > Richard Owlett wrote:
> > > With the first DVD of Debian 9.8.0 I did:
> > > dd if=/dev/cdrom of=dvd.iso bs=4M
> > > I edited sources.list to read
> > > deb file:///home/richard/dvd.iso stretch main contrib trusted=yes
> > >
> > > When running Synaptic's
> > > Edit->Reload Package Information
> > > I receive an error message:
> > > > The repository 'file:/home/richard/dvd.iso stretch Release'
> > > > does not have a Release file.
> > >
> > > What is the problem?
> > The problem is that the .iso is not a mounted filesystem.
> > You could:
> > $ mkdir /home/richard/dvdmount
> > $ sudo mount /home/richard/dvd.iso /home/richard/dvdmount
> > If it complains about the filetype, try -t udf or -t iso9660.
> It did not complain.
> > and then you can use this sources.list line:
> > deb file:///home/richard/dvdmount stretch main contrib trusted=yes
> > (or similar; I don't recall if the debian repository on disc
> > starts in the root of the disc)
> I now get a different error message:
> > The repository 'file:/home/richard/dvdmount stretch Release' is not signed.
> I also added "allow-insecure=yes" to sources.list with the same result.
Try [trusted=yes] and/or [allow-insecure=yes] --- the brackets
are part of the syntax.