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by pacs34
Sat Apr 02, 2011 0:39
Forum: Software in General
Topic: can't find popular software [Solved]
Replies: 2
Views: 610

can't find popular software [Solved]

Why can't I find stuff (using equo or emerge) that I am sure should be readily available? I'm thinking at the moment specifically of gimp but also xv and the enigma games and those are just things I've tried to install today.

Is there a repository I should have listed which is now?
by pacs34
Wed Jul 11, 2007 22:55
Forum: Portage|Emerge Package Managers
Topic: New to portage --
Replies: 10
Views: 3284

Just to sum up following responses to my questions: * Kuroo is, indeed, the way to find (a) the files installed with a package and (b) the listing of packages presently installed on my box. Thanks to zouzou85 for that suggestion. I tend to avoid GUI methods and was kinda expecting some elegant comma...
by pacs34
Fri Jul 06, 2007 17:33
Forum: Portage|Emerge Package Managers
Topic: New to portage --
Replies: 10
Views: 3284

New to portage --

I did not find these answered in the man pages or the other docs I've found. How can I get a list of all of the packages installed on my box? How can I find out what files were installed with, say, package 'foo'? (XEmacs is not doing what I expect and I suspect that not all the files I am used to we...