Today, I bought a Ubuntu 12.04 VPS from http://www.frontrangehosting.com, but when I access it via SSH, I can’t use apt-get.
[root@vps /]# apt-get install python-software-properties -bash: apt-get: command not found
edit: For some reason, it can’t find lsb-release
[root@vps /]# cat /etc/lsb-release cat: /etc/lsb-release: No such file or directory
From your shell prompt, it appears you have CentOS or some other Red Hat-derived distribution rather than the Ubuntu you were expecting.
You can confirm this by running:
and inspecting the output.
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