Automatix (software)

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Automatix screenshot.png
Screen shot of the Automatix program on Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy
Developer(s) Automatix Team
Stable release 1.2
Development status discontinued [1]
Operating system Debian, MEPIS, ubuntu
Platform Linux

Automatix was a computer program to install software on Ubuntu in an easy way.

Automatix allowed the menu-driven installation of 56 different “capabilities”, including commercial closed source programs such as the Flash plugin, Acrobat Reader, multimedia codecs (DivX, MP3, Windows Media Audio) and fonts, and programming compilers.

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Ultamatix is the new alternative to automatix

Recently a new project called ultamatix, based on automatix, has been released, and is compatible with Ubuntu 8.04.

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