On 2018-02-19 17:09:32, Toerless Eckert wrote: > On Mon, Feb 19, 2018 at 10:30:55AM +0000, Daniel James wrote: > > > > I think this confusion stems from the time when debian-multimedia.org > > was an independent repo. > > > > The name change to http://deb-multimedia.org/ happened over five years > > ago, but there are still plenty of references to the old name online, > > including the Wikipedia page for Debian: > > > > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Debian#Multimedia_support > > Right. Which is why i think some better text on > https://wiki.debian.org/DebianMultimedia > would be helpfull. I for once found and used this URL > > https://howto.biapy.com/en/debian-gnu-linux/system/software/install-the-debian-multimedia-apt-repositories > > Now i think i need an advanced degree in debian package management > to remove installed packages from that repo again, because just > - removing ftp://ftp.deb-multimedia.org/ from /etc/apt/sources.list > - apt-update > - apt-upgrade > - apt autoremove > > did not suggest me anything that would identify or remove package that i had > installed > from that repo.
I don't disagree that some parts of the wiki could be improved, but if you follow the link to the FAQ on https://wiki.debian.org/DebianMultimedia that is displayed in the TOC and under a section conveniently named deb-multimedia.org, you'll see that this is covered under 3.1 of the FAQ. hth > > *sigh* > Toerless > > > Cheers! > > > > Daniel > > -- > --- > t...@cs.fau.de > -- Sebastian Ramacher
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