Automatix is a graphical interface for automating the installation of the most commonly requested applications in Debian based Linux operating systems. Automatix includes many installs such as Acrobat reader, Wine, Crossover, which allows the installation of Windows programs like Office and PhotoShop, pesky proprietary codecs, libcss2 for decrypting DVDs and much more. These are all installed using a GUI. To install Automatix, follow the instructions here for your distribution.
Automatix2 can be removed as follows at ubuntu:
sudo apt-get remove automatix2
automatix2 can be installed on few distros:
# Ubuntu Feisty Support
# Ubuntu Edgy Support
# Ubuntu Dapper Support
# Debian Etch Support
# Mepis Support
# Pioneer Support
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