CLI Magic: command not found, suggest what to apt-get

May 5th, 2007 mysurface

I have recently upgrade my Ubuntu Edgy to Ubuntu Feisty and I discover a fantastic CLI magic packaged with Feisty, its call command-not-found. With command-not-found package, when you have type some command that doesn’t exist in your terminal, it will suggest you what to install. Let say I type trafshow, which It is not installed, [...]

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CLI magic: programable bash completion

May 4th, 2007 mysurface

Ubuntu, a Linux distribution that is getting popular because it has successfully improves it’s user friendliness with simple User interface. You can install any applications with few clicks, configuration under GUI dialogs etc. People usually have the thinking of maybe one day, Ubuntu will become another new operating system like Microsoft Windows. Never! The concept [...]

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apt-get – The best package handling utility for debian based distro

September 23rd, 2006 mysurface

The best package handling utility coded by c – apt-get. Compare to yum, urpmi, yast etc, apt-get is well known to be the fastest package downloader. Thats is one of the reason, why so many people switch to debian based distro such as ubuntu. Apt-get support download and manage the deb packages from repos specified [...]

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