[ubuntu-uk] Saving history in the terminal

scoundrel50agmail scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Wed Oct 31 14:19:56 UTC 2012


On 31/10/12 13:47, Mark Einon wrote:
> On 31 October 2012 11:53, Alan Pope <alan.pope at canonical.com> wrote:
>> On 31/10/12 12:39, Robert McWilliam wrote:
>>> On Wed, Oct 31, 2012, at 11:34 AM, scoundrel50agmail wrote:
>>>> Yippee that worked, thank you so much, now I found another problem, I
>>>> cant use aptitude it says aptitude not found, do I have to install it?
>>>
>>> aptitude is no longer in the default install so yes you need to install
>>> it: sudo apt-get install aptitude or use the GUI of your choice.
>>>
>> Or click this link:-
>>
>> apt://aptitude
>>
>> :)
> :(
>
> That sounds cool, but doesn't work for me - not even pasting it into a
> browser or nautilus.
> I have apturl installed, is there some other package I need (if so,
> please don't paste a link to it! :P )
>
> Cheers,
>
> Mark
>
>
>> Cheers,
>> --
>> Alan Pope
>> Engineering Manager
>>
>> Canonical - Product Strategy
>> +44 (0) 7973 620 164
>> alan.pope at canonical.com
>> http://ubuntu.com/
>>
>>
>> --
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>> https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/

I hadnt been able to use aptitude since installing 12.10......now I've 
installed it and it works......when I clicked on the url it opened a 
Launch Application box......dont know if that is supposed to happen.....

Thank you though, I really appreciate the help

John



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