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When I originally installed Ubuntu (first time using Linux), I chose to not participate in sending info about Package usage (ti was an install-time option)... I was in pure experimental mode and felt that any info I sent would be rather meaningless.

I've now got a good sense of what I want/need, and I'd like to know how to enable this option..

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Go to System → Administration → Software sources sources, tab Statistics and check Submit statistical information.

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Note: In Ubuntu 10.10 you need to open the Software Centre (in the Applications menu) and go to Edit->Software Sources – 8128 Jan 27 '11 at 15:04

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