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dangra committed Jan 20, 2014
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@@ -11,39 +11,25 @@ those in Ubuntu, and more stable too since they're continuously built from
`Github repo`_ (master & stable branches) and so they contain the latest bug

To use the packages, just add the following line to your
``/etc/apt/sources.list``, and then run ``aptitude update`` and
``apt-get install scrapy-0.22``::
To use the packages:

deb DISTRO main
1. Import the GPG key used to sign Scrapy packages into APT keyring.

Replacing ``DISTRO`` with the name of your Ubuntu release, which you can get
with command::
sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp:// --recv 627220E7

lsb_release -cs
2. Create `/etc/apt/sources.list.d/scrapy.list` file using the following command.

Supported Ubuntu releases are: ``precise``, ``quantal``, ``raring``.
echo 'deb scrapy main' | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/scrapy.list

For Ubuntu Raring (13.04)::
3. Update package lists and install `scrapy-VERSION`, replace `VERSION` by a
known Scrapy version (i.e.: `scrapy-0.22`)

deb raring main
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install scrapy-VERSION

For Ubuntu Quantal (12.10)::
.. note:: Repeat step 3 if you are trying to upgrade Scrapy.

deb quantal main

For Ubuntu Precise (12.04)::

deb precise main

.. warning:: Please note that these packages are updated frequently, and so if
you find you can't download the packages, try updating your apt package
lists first, e.g., with ``apt-get update`` or ``aptitude update``.

The public GPG key used to sign these packages can be imported into you APT
keyring as follows::

curl -s | sudo apt-key add -
.. warning:: `python-scrapy` is a different package provided by official debian
repositories, it's very outdated and it isn't supported by Scrapy team.

.. _Scrapinghub:
.. _Github repo:

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