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Debian: can not install php5-suhosin and php5-apc

Just ordered a new Debian server and for some reason can not install php5-suhosin and php5-apc. Any ideas? apt-get install php5-suhosin Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...
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Sandbox a make install command

Is there a way to list all copied files while "make install" command issued? I need them to create a list of files to be rsync'ed to another servers..
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How does one rebuild a single PHP extension package on Debian?

In trying to get ODBC PDO working with Microsoft's MSSQL driver on Debian I've found that I need to apply patches to the PHP extension (see https://bugs.php.net/bug.php?id=50444 for those patches). ...
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Debian package bigger than the source files

This might be a stupid question but I'm build a custom Debian package with the following command: dpkg-deb --build sources/ my_package.deb The sources directory is about 7MB and the resulting ...
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How to only allow a package to be downloaded from a specific repository using Yum?

Context: We've got multiple custom-added yum repositories (on CentOS 6), and our users regularly install various/arbitrary software via yum to test things. We have a package that is available on ...
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Failing to build ape server on centos

I'm trying to build an ape server on Centos 5.6 but getting the following message: /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lmysqlclient_r collect2: ld returned 1 exit status make: * [modules] Error 1 How can I ...
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Moving away from Dreamhost's Debian archive to Debian proper

This is currently the sources.list file with a hosted Dreamhost account running Debian # Generated by ndn-autoupdate deb http://debian.di.newdream.net/ lenny ndn deb http://debian.newdream.net/ ...
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Changing Debian Package Sources

I'm using Debian 5 on my VPS and it comes with a couple of packages that are a little behind the times. However, I see on the Debian site that other versions of packages are available if I had a ...
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Ubuntu, is adding the debian repository to my apt source.list dangerous?

I'm trying to install a package from a debian repository. Trying to install manually with dpkg errors because of missing or incomplete dependencies. This got me wondering, is it a mistake to just add ...