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    installation problem of packages in ubuntu 7.10

    hello ,

    i am a beginner in ubuntu, i have installed th eubuntu 7.10 gusty on to my pc,i want to compile the my kernel in ubuntu...for i have gone throgh

    i that i was telling that u have to install the necessary packages...

    i.e like kernel-packages, kernel-source...

    it can be done by

    sudo apt-get install kernel-package

    but it was giving the error..

    Reading package lists ...Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information ...Done
    E:Couldn't find package kernel-package

    i am trying to install from the CD.. i am not connected to internet ..

    where i am doing wrong...
    how to install the packages...where i have to download and how to install them

    plz help..
    thanks in advance...

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    SuperMod (Back again) devils casper's Avatar
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    Your machine must have internet access to download/install packages through apt-get. You can download kernel source from

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