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Without a connection

Postby wajdlee on Sat Sep 26, 2009 3:17 am

Dear supporter, I'm having trouble with connecting to the Internet but that is not the point, I wonder If I can Download software in other way, such as getting the software i need from computer with Internet connection, and then Install it on my Linux Mint computer. After reading my question you will notice that I'm Newbie .
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Re: Without a connection

Postby lagagnon on Sat Sep 26, 2009 11:01 am

Yes you can. Go to Menu, Package Manager, enter your root password, select the packages you want, then select "File, Generate Package Download Script". Save the script, copy it to a thumb drive and take it to another Mint computer and download the packages.
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