[K12OSN] Install additional software not working

Joe Faletra jfaletra at sau16.org
Fri Apr 23 11:11:52 UTC 2004

Ok that worked (THANKS!)

Now I get "Couldn't find package acroread"

This is killing me!


"Support list for opensource software in schools." <k12osn at redhat.com>
>I'm pretty sure you need to do a "apt-get -f update"  After initially 
>loading the software, if you go directly to the "additional software" 
>module on root's desktop, the error log shows those instructions, but
>you've already done a yum update or RHN update, that little message to 
>help you goes away, but the command still works.
>After the "apt-get -f update", go back into "additional software" and 
>try it again, should work like a charm.
>Joe Faletra wrote:
>>I am installing a new k12ltsp server and I cannot get the "additional
>>software" Adobe, java etc to load.  It try's the apt get and the
>>following error occurs:
>>Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored or old
>>used instead.
>>ERROR: could not update apt repository apt-get update 
>>Any ideas???
>>Joe Faletra
>>School Administrative Unit 16
>>Districts Manager for Technology Support Services
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Joe Faletra
School Administrative Unit 16
Districts Manager for Technology Support Services
T: 603-775-8576
F: 603-775-8487

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