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Install Applications Using Commands

This information is included for people using Microcore without a graphical interface, and other advanced users.

New users should find it easier using the method shown in Install Applications.

Commands

To install applications, you need to be connected to the Internet.

To install an application, and put it in On Boot, use

tce-load -wi app_name.tcz

To install an application, and put it in On Demand, use

tce-load -wo app_name.tcz

To download an application to the /tce/optional directory, but not put it in On Boot or On Demand, use

tce-load -w app_name.tcz

To download an application to the /tce/optional directory, and load it this time, but not put it in On Boot or On Demand, use

tce-load -wil app_name.tcz

tce Directory

To find out the tce directory, use

cat /opt/.tce_dir

For an alternate method, see App Browser.