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How do I run Firefox nightly on 10.10?

How does one install firefox nightly on ubuntu maveric (10.10) ? This is what I have done so far sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-mozilla-daily/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Unable to locate php5

when I gave the sudo apt-get install php5 command it responds with and error message "unable to locate php5"
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What is the /etc/apt/sources.list file supposed to look like for 10.10?

I accidentally deleted /etc/apt/sources.list. Now apt-get update doesn't quite get as much good stuff as it's supposed to. Please, somebody, paste contents of your /etc/apt/sources.list so that I can ...
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Update gets stuck unpacking bad package, won't continue without it

Removing the package from cache, and disabling Recommended Updates in Software Sources gives me an error saying I need to install this package. I've tried to update several times, but it keeps ...
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libgtk2.0-common fails to build with Gdk-2.0.gir error, Type reference 'GdkPixbuf' not found

I'm trying to build gtk, but it fails. Here's what I'm doing: sudo apt-get build-dep libgtk2.0-common apt-get source libgtk2.0-common cd gtk+2.0-2.22.0/ gedit gtk/gtktreeview.c & #...editing a ...
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Upgrading 10.04LTS -> 10.10 using custom sources

I'm trying to upgrade to 10.10 from 10.04 LTS using a custom sources.list file that points to an unofficial mirror*. The mirror does have maverick, but I get the following output when upgrading: ...
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What repositories are you using for 10.10 software?

Here is hoping that this is not duplicated somewhere else... Back before the easy addition of Launchpad PPAs, many of us used to customize our sources list to include user/3rd party repositories. ...
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How do I restore sources that are ignored on upgrade?

When I upgraded my server to 10.10, some of my sources (basically hudson and git) are now being ignored... any idea how I can get them active again? The entries are in the /etc/apt/sources.list file, ...