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Old 08-09-2013, 01:29 PM   #1
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Question adding programs from a cd


How do I load programs for a cd on Ubuntu. I can't get online. I need to load my netgear wifi program. Any help will be most appreciated.

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Old 08-09-2013, 02:26 PM   #2
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There are DVD's with packages for some Ubuntu versions.
(Most install cd/DVD's are live : No packages / programs.)

Which Ubuntu version ? → $ uname -m ; $ cat /etc/issue

If you already have a DVD with packages, it can be added with :
$ sudo apt-cdrom add
... And you can then search the packages with $ apt-cache search <name>
And install packages with $ sudo apt-get install <package-name>

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