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Old 08-02-2011, 08:28 PM   #1
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A few url's to useable software please?


First time linux user today, just hoping for a few useful links to get some software.
 
Old 08-02-2011, 08:37 PM   #2
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Depending on which distro you chose, you'll likely have a large quantity of packages available by default as long as you're connected to the Internet - find the "Add/remove Software" tool and browse what's available. As a beginner you may want to stick with distro provided packages until you're comfortable installing via other methods.

cheers and good luck
 
Old 08-02-2011, 08:37 PM   #3
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Well, for the specific piece of software you are looking for, try the vendors website. If that doesn't meet your needs then try being a bit more descriptive in your questions.
 
Old 08-02-2011, 10:10 PM   #4
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freshmeat and sourceforge for starters, however what distribution are you using? a lot of distributions have huge repositories of software that all you need to do is issue a command or run a gui tool and you have hundreds if not thousands of software packages at your finger tips without doing any searching.
 
  


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