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I've rolled several Debian repositories for my projects (e.g. erlang-dbus) and now on the Ubuntu 9.04 machines I have updated recently, my packages do not show up on Synaptics but I can still manage them through apt-get on a console.

How can I correct this situation?

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It's most likely that Synaptic started requiring (by default) that repositories must be signed.

Look for an option like that, and make sure apt-get update runs clean.

The version in Debian Testing (0.62.9) doesn't seem to have this issue.

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Excellent suggestion. I've checked Synaptic's option to no avail: can't find knobs related to repository authentication. – jldupont Oct 26 '09 at 1:00

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