Sign up ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I know etch is unsupported now but i still have etch machines that i can not upgrade right now.

So my question aims for a repo to put into my sources.list.

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 14 down vote accepted

All Debian releases are archived at, so

deb etch main non-free contrib
deb etch/updates main non-free contrib
deb etch/volatile main non-free contrib

deb-src etch main non-free contrib
deb-src etch/updates main non-free contrib
deb-src etch/volatile main non-free contrib

(And if you need a package that never went into a stable release, go to

share|improve this answer
could you please post the deb-src entries also? please – user94475 Aug 17 '11 at 10:57
@siju Entries for source packages are exactly like entries with binary packages, only with deb-src instead of deb. – Gilles Aug 17 '11 at 11:35

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.