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    Default Install a program

    I'm new with BackTrack and i don't know how to install a program like Chrome, for example... i was used to using Ubuntu but here in BackTrack there are no application for debian packages...
    What have i to do?

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    Default Re: Install a program

    I think you need the software center,
    apt-get install software-center
    Something something something...

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    Default Re: Install a program

    Code:
    apt-cache search chrome
    Then

    Code:
    apt-get install *name of package*
    Might help you

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    Default Re: Install a program

    You can install .deb packages by using the following command
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    dpkg -i package.deb
    Where package is whatever you want to install.
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    Default Re: Install a program

    apt-get install synaptic
    synaptic

    or use Kpackagekit (KDE) or the equivalent for GNOME.
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    Default Re: Install a program

    this is what i get

    apt-get install /root/Desktop/install_flash_player_10_linux.tar.gz
    Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state information... Done
    E: Couldn't find package
    i uninstall flash. because i was trying to get a splash and it said i didnt have flash so i went on here search for. how to install flash. read it.

    http://www.backtrack-linux.org/forum...e-kde-x64.html

    well the unstalling part worked. but when i tryed to install it.. i got the error i posted above. and ive google this for about a good 30 mins and all the commands ive tryed keep giving me the same error. btw ive also tryed the way they posted as well. still doesnt work. any help?

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    Default Please read and answer

    hi
    i have that problem too.
    and one think :
    i live in iran , and we have filtering for some site.
    like Facebook , and Youtube and....
    and we should use Proxy Usa or Socks account , or VpN...
    who can help me to set this setting for backTrack 5
    i download the Tor applicaion , but i can not install this ..
    i put that in the Root folder and konsool and get..
    but not installed ( that format is B2z , somethink like this )
    thnks.


    ( android developer )

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    Default Re: Install a program

    tar xzfv /root/Desktop/install_flash_player_10_linux.tar.gz
    configure, make, make install.

    If you don't know that, use a manager
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    Default Re: Please read and answer

    Hi aminsharifi,
    Have you tried proxychains?
    http://www.backtrack-linux.org/wiki/...hp/Proxychains

    Hope it helps.
    Cheers

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    Default Re: Please read and answer

    aminsharifi, have you tried this ?
    http://www.binbert.com/blog/2011/06/...n-backtrack-5/

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