This document is intended to help users of Linux (beta). In this document, the operating environment is the default Debian Stable container.
sudo dpkg-reconfigure tzdata
Use the up and down keys to find your time zone and then press the Enter key.
The Linux (beta) environment carried after FydeOS v4.5 has modified the default source to be Alibaba Cloud Mirror. However, the earlier version of Debian uses the official software source by default, the download speed is slow, and the experience is not good, so it can be changed to a domestic mirror as needed.
sudo apt install gedit -y
sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list
deb http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch main non-free contrib deb http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch-updates main non-free contrib deb http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch-backports main non-free contrib deb-src http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch main non-free contrib deb-src http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch-updates main non-free contrib deb-src http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian/ stretch-backports main non-free contrib deb http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian-security/ stretch/updates main non-free contrib deb-src http://mirrors.ustc.edu.cn/debian-security/ stretch/updates main non-free contrib
sudo apt updateto update the source.
sudo apt update sudo apt upgrade sudo apt dist-upgrade
In the version after FydeOS for PC v5.0 Dev, if you want to install the .deb package, just use the "File" application to move the package from the "Downloads" directory to the "Linux File" directory, double-click Package and follow the prompts to continue. However, the earlier version of FydeOS does not support this installation method, so you can follow the example below
Most of the software packages can be installed using
sudo apt install ××× , but some software is not in the default software source, but additional software packages with .deb as suffix are provided below. It will show how to install such software packages. Here we use WPS Office for Linux as an example.
sudo apt update
sudo apt install gdebi -y
sudo gdebi <packagename> .deb
*Replace "packagename" with the name of the package. And in the process, there will be a step for you to enter y to confirm, enter y and press Enter.
Wait for a moment, after the command is executed, the corresponding icon will appear in the application launcher, click to open.
sudo apt install fonts-wqy-microhei fonts-wqy-zenhei
sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales
Then it will pop up the graphical selection menu, press the
Page Down key several times to the end, find "zh_CN.UTF-8 UTF-8", press the space bar to select, and press the Enter key to enter the next menu, Then move the cursor to "zh_CN.UTF-8" and press Enter.
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