Installing software in user friendly way

Patricia Fraser trish at
Tue Jul 12 12:00:22 UTC 2005

Hi Renato,

> Sure, I understand. It is quite nice to have a server loaded with
> updatable sw, but there is life out there and I need the opera
> browser. And the question remains. I need a simple way to install it.

Opera provides a .deb package; download it and in a terminal use "sudo 
dpkg -i opera(whatever).deb and away you go. 

Trish Fraser, Sunbury, Australia
di jul 12 21:59:07 EST 2005
GNU/Linux 1997-2004 #283226
andromeda up 6 day(s), 1 hour(s), 32 min, 0 sec
kernel 2.6.11-6mdk

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