Provide details and share your research! I use it to discover new repositories and to find out when repositories are updated for the next alpha or beta release. Also all the package script i. So, if you want to ensure that you have the latest software installed on Ubuntu, you might want give GetDeb and PlayDeb repository a try! Browse other questions tagged or. Done Building dependency tree Reading state information. Click on Add and enter the repository given below.
But from version 10 to 13 there's too much that changed inbetween. From my experience, the site has occasional downtime. Â At least the repositories for Precise and Quantal are still mirrored. Provide details and share your research! Getdeb automatically recognises the version of Ubuntu you are using, and loads the software which has been built for your version. What if I still have issues, or if it is down again Due to server issues or lack of support the repositories may be down again for some time. All these are covered for both 32 bit and 62 bit systems.
The official Ubuntu repository contains applications which predefined release schedule, so there might be some delay publishing an application update from its author to Ubuntu users. This way unpopular packages can be left out of the repository for Ubuntu 13. For now, this means packages will be published in the 11. The GetDeb repository extends the official repositories by providing latest versions and new applications. I would like to upgrade in order to have more recent software and fixes.
Simply be patient and try rerunning sudo apt-get update later in the day. So far, you should be able to use GetDeb and PlayDeb as usual. Thanks for contributing an answer to Ask Ubuntu! As of July 26, 2008, this repository is unusable. The GetDeb repository extends the official repositories by providing latest versions and new applications. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the.
I believe I have answered my own question: The behavior of apt-get with sources. The last days I was busy to get everything set up. Technorati Tags: , , , , It has been a while since I have blogged about the. You could have tried that from one version to the next. To learn more, see our.
After the server crash where also the GetDeb and PlayDeb database was lost and given the fact that GetDeb and PlayDeb now have too many packages to be handled as a one-man-project I decided to discontinue GetDeb and PlayDeb. I don't know of any distribution that supports an upgrade skipping two versions. Unlike the official packages, GetDeb packages do not have a predefined release schedule - new software versions are provided as they become available from their authors. It could be temporarily restored in 2013 Recently the getdeb and playdeb repositories were re-enabled from a backup and should operate as before. According to that my intent is to update repository references so that I can benefit of newest updates and fixes for my installed packages. I have been looking all over for FreeOrion — and here it is: So far, the game appears to be very playable.
Over the time it has been ranked as high as 261 299 in the world, while most of its traffic comes from Russian Federation, where it reached as high as 112 985 position. Then we should disable their repository and wait patiently until they may operate again. Getdeb has a high Google pagerank and bad results in terms of Yandex topical citation index. Think of it as a heap of goodies, all in one place! Currently there are 130 source packages in GetDeb and 170 source packages in PlayDeb which is just too much. If you think you really need to use that repository, then you need to contact whoever maintains it, and discuss its inaccessibility with them. Comment by — January 22, 2008. The has been made today Tuesday, April 26 that the GetDeb and PlayDeb repositories for Natty Narwhal Ubuntu 11.
As with all mirrors - do not have both the mirror and the actual site active - tick either but not both. With the expiration of their in 2019 there are inidcators that GetDeb finally ceased to exist. I find this exceptionally helpful when I am switching from one version to the next. This repo also does not have an authentication key. I have a Linux Mint 10 Julia installed on my machine. Getdeb has, along with up-to-date copies of Ubuntu software, other excellent programs such as webmin that are not yet in the Ubuntu repositories.
GetDeb and PlayDeb repository is an unofficial project which aims to provide the latest version of free open source software for Ubuntu. Such data needs to be saved with a database dump, copying the binary database blobs is not necessarily portable. Which is the most appropriate way to do something like that? You end up with unresolved dependencies and broken packages. I think to spend some time to bring some of the packages in the official repository. Let me also thank everybody of you for the trust you had in GetDeb and PlayDeb as an unofficial repository. Not all of the software is in the repositories yet.