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Gnome PPP repository enable problem

Postby george238 on Mon Nov 05, 2012 3:44 pm

I have recently installed Mint 13 KDE and wish to enable the GnomePPP repository,however if I follow the instructions on the release notes I get the following after I remove the # from /etc/apt/sources.list.d/local-repository.list....The document could not be saved, as it was not possible to write to /etc/apt/sources.list.d/local-repository.list.
Check that you have write access to this file or that enough disk space is available.
How can I solve this problem please. Thanks. George
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Re: Gnome PPP repository enable problem

Postby caribriz on Mon Nov 05, 2012 4:00 pm

You need to be root to edit the file.

Open a terminal and enter:
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sudo kate /etc/apt/sources.list.d/local-repository.list

then edit and save the file.

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Re: Gnome PPP repository enable problem

Postby george238 on Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:58 pm

Thanks caribriz,that worked just fine. I was trying to install gnome recorder and now I can. Hope this advice from you is helpful to others too. George. :D
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