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How should I edit the sources.list so I will be able to get Git via apt-get?

If I run

apt-get install git

now, I get

Unable to locate package git

While I can manually download and compile (I think) from http://packages.debian.org/jessie/git I would like to get it working with apt-get if possible.

I am using Debian testing Jessie.

  • Welcome to SuperUser! Please don't use tags in question titles. System has built-in support for tags and users are accustomed to them. – gronostaj Dec 16 '13 at 19:55
  • Try an apt-get update first. If that doesn't work, post your sources.list. Git should be installable without any special setup. – jjlin Dec 16 '13 at 20:06

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