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My "Must Install" App List For Linux

Posted: Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:53 pm
by magicrat
My List:
  • - Chrome Browser
    - Thunderbird - Email, calendar, and tasks (Addin's: Provider for Lightning, gContactSynch)
    - Cheese - Webcam
    - Kazam - Screen Recorder
    - Libre Office - Office Suite
    - 4k Video Downloader (for YouTube)
    - 4k Audio To MP3 Downloader (for YouTube)
    - Remmina - Remote Desktop Client
    - Remmina RDP Plugin - To connect to Windows machines

Re: My "Must Install" App List For Linux

Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:23 pm
by magicrat
... and "Audio Recorder" ...

A very small, bare-bones software that does exactly what you need, is called (rather obviously) "Audio Recorder", installed like this:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:osmoma/audio-recorder

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install audio-recorder

Re: My "Must Install" App List For Linux

Posted: Mon Dec 24, 2018 10:22 pm
by magicrat
If you installed "Audio Recorder" ... Linux Mint 19 requires a "re-install" ...

Here ya go:

This is a new package archive for Audio-recorder.
It has packages for Ubuntu 15.x, 16.x, 17.x, 18.x and Linux Mint 18.x and 19.x.
This PPA belongs to the team.

Installation:
0) Remove the OLD, PRIVATE PPA that belonged to the developer. Run:
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:osmoma/audio-recorder

1) Add new PPA.
Then update your package list and Install the latest version of audio-recorder. Run:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:audio-recorder/ppa
sudo apt-get -y update
sudo apt-get install --reinstall audio-recorder