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    Installing a program in Knoppix 6.0.1

    So let's say I go to and on the 'Applications' page I download a game. How would I install it or get it to work?

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    It depends on the format of the game you are downloading from There are a lot of formats available like .deb, .rpm, binary or source files and each has different command for installation.

    Have you tried Synaptic Package Manager? Its available in Menu and a lot of games are available in its sources.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaid View Post
    How would I install it or get it to work?
    You can check this HowTo for a number of different ways to install software under Linux, depending on the package format and the distribution:

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    go to the softwares website to see if there is a .deb since knoppix is debian based you should use .deb if possible

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