sudo apt-get install livecode

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at
Mon Sep 14 11:46:49 EDT 2020

On 9/13/20 7:39 PM, Eric A. Engle via use-livecode wrote:
>   I just get tired of downloading the silly installer app etc. why isn't it in a repo?
> any way i will google it but if there is a terminal command line interface set of commands which will gksudo aptitude livecode OR SIMILAR please tell me     On Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 12:01:04 PM EDT, <use-livecode-request at> wrote:

It's been a topic of discussion for years, i.e.,

as to the "why not" of this, I don't have an answer. Building a .deb 
package isn't a huge task and would make uninstalling *much* easier than 
the current kludge.

(as an aside, note that gksudo has been deprecated for some time now in 
favor of pkexec, and is no longer included in most modern distros. But 
no doubt you meant "sudo" anyway.)

  Mark Wieder
  ahsoftware at

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