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The Official Ubuntu Book, Sixth Edition by Corey Burger, Amber Graner, Matthew Helmke, Benjamin Mako Hill

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Chapter 6. More Applications for Ubuntu

Creating Graphics with GIMP and Inkscape

Desktop Publishing with Scribus

Creating Music with Jokosher

Playing to Learn with Educational Programs

Getting There Faster with Docky

Summary

In addition to those installed by default, Ubuntu offers a wealth of other applications to help you make the most of your computer. Different people use their computers in different ways, and it is for that reason that we wanted to help you discover how to enable your Ubuntu computer to do even more.

In this chapter, we show you just a few of the thousands of additional applications that you can install on your Ubuntu system. Each section showcases one application, starting with the name of the package you need ...

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