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In-Depth Series: Apt Spelunking

  • Number of episodes: 6
  • Open/closed: open
  • Date of earliest show: 2015-07-15
  • Date of latest show: 2021-06-15
  • Series RSS feeds: ogg, spx, mp3

"Apt spelunking" is a silly term I made up for the act of searching through your package manager, App Store, Code Repo, etc with vague terms, and trying out random applications therein.
A public series started by Windigo.

hpr3357 :: My terminal journey, part 02. hosted by Some Guy On The Internet

Released: 2021-06-15. Duration: 00:31:30. Flag: Clean.
Tags: terminal, apt-get, apt-cache, apt-mark, dpkg.
Becoming terminal friendly.

hpr3353 :: My terminal journey, part 01. hosted by Some Guy On The Internet

Released: 2021-06-09. Duration: 00:46:54. Flag: Clean.
Tags: terminal, apt-get, apt-cache, .bashrc.
Becoming terminal friendly.

hpr2388 :: Apt Spelunking 4: Planet of the Apts hosted by Windigo

Released: 2017-09-27. Duration: 00:09:03. Flag: Explicit.
Tags: recommendations,software,repositories.
Another couple of interesting packages from the Debian repos

hpr2115 :: Apt Spelunking 3: nodm, cmus, and parecord hosted by Windigo

Released: 2016-09-09. Duration: 00:13:21. Flag: Clean.
Tags: linux, pulseaudio, music.
Windigo wades through the Debian repositories and brings attention to some of the good stuff.

hpr1906 :: Apt Spelunking 2: tvtime, phatch, and xstarfish hosted by Windigo

Released: 2015-11-23. Duration: 00:17:48. Flag: Clean.
Tags: apt,tvtime,xstarfish,phatch,images,batch,video,wallpaper,terrible.
Windigo digs through his software repositories and finds another couple of gems

hpr1813 :: Apt Spelunking: surf, lightyears, and fbterm hosted by Windigo

Released: 2015-07-15. Duration: 00:14:56. Flag: Clean.
Tags: games,debian,terminal,browser.
Windigo introduces several applications he found by wandering around the debian repositories.