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I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby iampriteshdesai on Sat Sep 20, 2008 4:54 am

I use Ubuntu Hardy Heron. But I want to use Mintinstall. Is there any way to do this?
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby msuggs on Sat Sep 20, 2008 6:13 am

Install Mint :)
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby fireice-LLH on Sat Sep 20, 2008 6:16 am

you can grab the .deb file from http://packages.linuxmint.com/ and try it on your Hardy System.


or give mint a try, than mintinstall will work for sure :mrgreen: :wink:
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby y2julio on Sat Sep 20, 2008 10:44 pm

I agree. Try out Linux Mint. I find it better than Ubuntu.
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby Alpha-Geek on Sun Sep 21, 2008 8:12 am

omns wrote:Install Mint :)

Mua-ha-ha-ha! :lol:
Seriously, Mint Install is just one of the features that makes LinuxMint easier & more friendly to use. You should try the whole Mint experience. It really IS "Linux (and Ubuntu) done right".
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby clem on Sun Sep 21, 2008 4:54 pm

Either add the romeo repository to your Ubuntu system or get the debs for mintSystem and mintInstall from packages.linuxmint.com

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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby Vwbeamer on Thu Jan 08, 2009 11:52 pm

Ubuntu is better than Mint install.

In mint they removed the System > Administration > Software Sources. Menu.

Why remove a needed tool? I'm seriously thinking of just running regular Ubuntu, because I don't like using the terminal any more than I must.

I have used and donated since 3.0 and even encourage friends to use Mint also, and will continue to do so, but it seems they made a mistake by removing needed tools from the Ubuntu package. now you have to go to the terminal to get third party apps.

I hope the System > Administration > Software Sources.menu will be restored in future versions.
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installation steps for ubuntu

Postby arunjune20 on Sat Sep 12, 2009 11:38 am

hi friends
i need a installation steps for ubuntu,if possible please give me reply
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Re: I Want to Use Mintinstall

Postby optimize me on Sat Sep 12, 2009 12:01 pm

Vwbeamer wrote:Ubuntu is better than Mint install.

In mint they removed the System > Administration > Software Sources. Menu.

Why remove a needed tool? I'm seriously thinking of just running regular Ubuntu, because I don't like using the terminal any more than I must.

I have used and donated since 3.0 and even encourage friends to use Mint also, and will continue to do so, but it seems they made a mistake by removing needed tools from the Ubuntu package. now you have to go to the terminal to get third party apps.

I hope the System > Administration > Software Sources.menu will be restored in future versions.

I also like the Software Sources application. So I installed it when I saw it wasn't there by default. Simple solution to a simple problem, and it doesn't require any whining.

This is Linux, man. If you don't like using a terminal, you're going to have nothing but problems.
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