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Old 01-04-2006, 12:06 PM   #1
ztdep
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where can i download the sotware for linux


hello :
i want to know which web is most popular for the linux software
regards
 
Old 01-04-2006, 12:20 PM   #2
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for kde apps:
http://www.kde-apps.org/

those apps and most other open source apps are often hosted at:
http://sourceforge.net/

if you're using an rpm distro, other good rpm repos:
http://rpm.pbone.net/
http://dag.wieers.com/packages/
http://rpmfind.net/linux/RPM/
 
Old 01-04-2006, 12:24 PM   #3
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google.com

try using it for all ur needs

regards
 
Old 01-04-2006, 01:41 PM   #4
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Do you mean Linux itself? or software designed for the linux OS style?

You could be a bit more specific especially if you do mean software, because the massive amount of software and kinds of software. Are you looing for word processing? Video editting? IM? Mail server? etc etc...
 
Old 01-04-2006, 11:04 PM   #5
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Software Repository
http://freshmeat.net/
http://sourceforge.net/
http://www.icewalkers.com/
http://kde-apps.org/ (KDE)
http://www.kde-look.org/ (KDE)
http://gnomefiles.org/ (GNOME)
http://www.rpmseek.com/index.html (rpm & deb files)
http://directory.fsf.org/education/elementary/
http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/linux/
http://content.bensinclair.com/dockapp/ (DockApp Warehouse)
http://autopackage.org/downloads.html (Autopackage)
http://www.linuxsoftware.org/ (Linux Software)
http://www.tucows.com/downloads/Linux (tucows)
http://directory.fsf.org/ (FSF/UNESCO Free Software Directory)
http://freshrpms.net/ (freshrpms.net)

[pardon the repeats from previous posts.]

Sheng-Chieh
 
Old 01-05-2006, 01:09 AM   #6
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Basically YOUR DISTRO is the best source of software. Your distro most certainly comes with repositories and a package manager that can automatically install and update packages for common software easily. The packages in the repositories are specifically compiled, configured, and tested for your distro, so you don't have to worry about compatibility problems, etc.
 
  


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