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comment How do I re-run boot loader?
In think that this pair of error and the resolution could receive a prize for the most stupid design mistakes: having a grub command that is named update-grub instead of grub-update which is logical and failing to specify the fix (command) that works in 99.99% of cases.
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asked How to enable useradd to create local home directories when machine is using NIS?
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comment How to make wget faster or multithreading?
I am wondering if there is a way, maybe via alias and wrapper to use axel when is available instead of curl or wget, unless there is more than one parameter to the command line.
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comment Why are apt-get repositories hardcoded to a specific release?
@saiarcot895 seems to indicate what I was looking for, being able to use a placeholder inside the .list files so you could stay on "current" release and not have to patch them each time you upgrade.
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comment Why are apt-get repositories hardcoded to a specific release?
You are right that I asked why, not as in how to fix it. I was I was looking more to a link to feature request. From the technical point of view it should be possible to make it work smart (as in detecting matching releases, so you would not have to fix them manually).