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So I was wondering.. Whenever you add an PPA, you always get 2 entries. One "normal" PPA and a source code PPA (the one that says (source) at the end of the line). Since I am normally not interested in the source code, can the source code entries be safely deleted from the PPA list? I like to keep things clean and might even improve the speed when updating.. :P

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Probably it's ok, but realistically how much time can you gain from deleting the source line? 0.01 seconds?, it takes more time to download Translation files than anything else. – Uri Herrera Jan 8 '13 at 21:23
Yeah, probably not a whole lot but again, I don't like to have that list cluttered with double entries. It's just to keep things nice and tidy I guess.. – Gladen Jan 8 '13 at 21:39
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Unless you need the source code for some reason (curiosity, etc.), yes, they can be safely removed.

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Alright then I'll go ahead and do that. thanks for the answer. :) – Gladen Jan 8 '13 at 21:41

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