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authorTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2013-11-15 13:16:31 +0000
committerTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2013-11-21 10:06:40 +0000
commita2f6bc0814a6fa14bf638e2e785282395f2a8a9a (patch)
tree989b1c890edbf76b846e49ad787845554b44adf2
parent25e73873505efd2a22912a9ac2fb596d12aa7a47 (diff)
Update additional software user docfeature/edit-additional-software-conffile
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@@ -316,21 +316,35 @@ connect Tails to Internet with persistence activated.
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-To choose the list of additional software, create a file called
-`/lib/live/mount/persistence/TailsData_unlocked/live-additional-software.conf`.
-Each line of this file must contain
-the name of a Debian package to be installed as an additional software
-package.
+To edit the list of additional software:
-For example, to automatically install the `dia` software, a diagram
-editor, and the `fontmatrix` software, a font manager, create a
-`live-additional-software.conf` file with the following content:
+- launch Tails with an administrator password;
- dia
- fontmatrix
+- start a root terminal with:
+ <span class="menuchoice">
+ <span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
+ <span class="guisubmenu">Accessories</span>&nbsp;▸
+ <span class="guimenuitem">Root terminal</span>
+ </span>
-To learn about the many software packages available in Debian, visit
-<http://packages.debian.org/stable/>.
+- type `tails-additional-software edit` and hit the *Return* key.
+
+ The additional software configuration file opens in an editor.
+ Each line of this file must contain
+ the name of a Debian package to be installed as an additional software
+ package.
+
+ For example, to automatically install the `dia` software, a diagram
+ editor, and the `fontmatrix` software, a font manager the file must contain:
+
+ dia
+ fontmatrix
+
+ To learn about the many software packages available in Debian, visit
+ <http://packages.debian.org/stable/>.
+
+- when you have finished edition the configuration, save the file and close the
+ editor. You can then close the root terminal.
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