Installing additional packages

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Installing additional packages

by sabayonuser2 » Tue Oct 24, 2006 16:49


I installed SabayonLinux 3.1 x86 on my computer!

Now I want to install additional software. Is there any possibility to use a package management like in other disrtibutions. I found kuroo, but it shows only the installed packages.....(or only updates to installed packages).... :-(

Is there any possibility to install out of a "software pool". I think of something like this: I start a package management which shows me all packages aviable out of a "software pool" and I can install what I want to have.... very important are the dependencies.

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by cvill64 » Tue Oct 24, 2006 17:23

emerge using portage ;)
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by sabayonuser2 » Tue Oct 24, 2006 17:27

I've read about emerge --sync....
that's what I'm doing at the moment..... is that right......
I will start kuroo and hope that additional packages will be there :-)
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by maxime94 » Tue Oct 24, 2006 21:01

In kuroo, just go to the portage menu and sync portage.
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by wolfden » Tue Oct 24, 2006 22:04

This has been discusses many times on the forum, please see:
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