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Old 05-30-2003, 06:48 AM   #1
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apt-get install "package"


I installed Mplayer using apt-get, it was pretty simple . I'm curious what packages are avaiblle for apt-get.

Thanks
 
Old 05-30-2003, 07:00 AM   #2
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well if you got apt from freshrpms you could just go to the site:

freshrpms.net

And click packages and then look at the list. Also there are many many repositories and if you add them to your /etc/apt/sources.list you will then have all the packages in theat repository at your disposal.
 
Old 05-30-2003, 07:20 AM   #3
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better yet, get synaptics - gui frontend for apt.
 
Old 05-30-2003, 09:14 AM   #4
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The whole of Debian is available using APT. It's really useful!
 
Old 05-30-2003, 10:01 AM   #5
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apt-get install synaptic

That gives you a gui interface for itl
 
Old 05-30-2003, 10:12 AM   #6
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for testing

or click "all packages" link at bottom (huge list)

 
Old 05-30-2003, 10:29 AM   #7
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The whole of Debian is available using APT. It's really useful!
LOL talking people into Debian?
 
  


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