Originally Posted by lonecrow
By default, where are the applications that the distro installs located in?
I know Im going to get flamed for that, but I just dont have the right term to search for it... THanks!
I seem to recall reading that under the ethos of GNU, there are a few common locations where apps are installed, but not all of the distro producers put them in the same place(s) i.e. some stick em in /usr/share, some into /usr/bin, some into /opt - see what I mean.
All you can really do is to install something for your distro and then (usually as root, but not necessarily) try
whereis application name