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I have installed Ubuntu inside VirtualBox and generally I can apt-get install anything but when I run

sudo apt-get install make

I get this response:

Media change: please insert the disk labelled
'Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725)'
in the drive '/media/cdrom/' and press [enter]

I cannot do this as I'm in a VM and don't have a cdrom drive. I have successfully installed lots of packages using apt-get and I assume it gets them from the image I installed Ubuntu in the VM or online, so why does this problem occur for make?

Many thanks for any wisdom.

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You should check your /etc/apt/sources.list – maybe the disk is still listed as a repository there.

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