Synaptic and apt problems...

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Tue May 30 01:35:19 UTC 2006

Kim Lux <lux <at>> writes:
> Before the update, Synaptic used to use the repositories in the yum
> directory and ignore the repositories in the apt directory.  It was a
> pain maintaining both... Now when I looked in my repository list I've
> got the apt repositories and the yum repositories.  Nice improvement,
> but I will have to clean up my repository lists. 

It's actually using the repositories from /etc/apt/sources.list.d, which works 
similarly to /etc/yum.repos.d, but the configurations are still separate.

        Kevin Kofler

More information about the test mailing list