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Old 08-25-2003, 10:12 PM   #1
BajaNick
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Apt?


After you install Apt how do you run it? what does it do?
 
Old 08-25-2003, 10:15 PM   #2
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first in a terminal type:
apt-get update
and then you will type, and this is purely an example, but i'll use mplayer:
apt-get install mplayer
and it will gather mplayer + dependancies to be installed on your box...

note: you do not have to run:
apt-get update
every single time you want to get something, but since this will be the first, it has to gather a list of packages from the repositories.
 
  


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