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How To Add Extra Repositories On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

How To Add Extra Repositories On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

Repositories on Ubuntu are the locations that you can download software from. As a general rule, the default repositories don’t contain the right locations for most software packages that you’ll want to install. You will want to open up the /etc/apt/sources.list file, find and delete the comments from the following lines: deb http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial universe main restricted universe deb http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security universe Note that if you are using a different version than Ubuntu 16.04, you will probably see a different name there, something like breezy or edgy. Once you are done adding the repositories, you’ll need to run this command: sudo […]

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