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Getting Started with Cubieboard by Olliver M. Schinagl

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Adding more software to the OS

Installing additional software is very easy thanks to Package Managers that have been present in Linux distributions for years. The Yum Extender can not only be used to update the OS, but also to add new software to the system, as seen in the following screenshot, which demonstrates Firefox being installed. Optionally, the command-line version, yum, can be used instead.

Adding more software to the OS

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