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I tried to do step two of building Banshee from source, but it failed as follows:

~$ sudo apt-get build-dep banshee
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to find a source package for banshee

I was able to solve this problem by executing Package Manager | Settings | Repositories | Source code, followed by the command

sudo apt-get update

After which the build-dep step succeeded.

Is there a non-GUI way of enabling the source code repositories for apt-get? The man page says there's apt-get source, but it isn't clear to me that command has the same effect.

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