apturl lets you install packages using a apt:pkgname like syntax

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No files will open using aptURL or any other application?

I am trying to install Wine so I can eventually put Windows 8 back on my other SSD, but, when I attempt to click the install link for wine 1.4 it won't run it with any application, and I noticed it ...
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Use apturl instead of Software Center for apt: links

I've changed from Friefox to Chromium. Everything works fine except one thing: When I hit an apt: link, it opens the Ubuntu Software Center instead of starting the installation via apturl. (Yes, it is ...
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How to open .deb from nautilus with apturl?

I want to open .deb-files by double-clicking with apturl - the same way as packages are installed from ubuntuusers.de with firefox. Instead, the software-center opens everytime. I can't see an entry ...
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apt link is not working in opera browser

Opera web browser is not working with apt: links. Is there any solution for this problem? I downloaded this opera 32 bit deb from their website and my distro is Ubuntu 12.04.
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How to make apt:// urls to open with Gdebi or apturl?

When I click on a apt:// link in Chromium Ubuntu Software Center handles the link. How can I change it to gdebi/apturl?
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Where is a list of special url types?

I was looking in gconf-editor, and I say under url-handlers, all sorts of things before I thought had nothing to do with urls. I knew that you could do apt:package and irc:channel, but it had things ...
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How to bypass the apturl and download the deb file directly?

I want to download this game 0A.D. from http://www.playdeb.net/software/0%20A.D. .deb file. They keep their file up to date with the source code, so they have the newest versions. I don't want apturl ...
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What sites offer installing Ubuntu packages with apturl

Are there any sites that offer installing ubuntu packages through apturl. The only one I know for now is http://appnr.com/ but what others exists with a similar way of installing packages.
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How do I make Software Center to open the apt-urls in Firefox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to change handler of APT: URLs? how do i make apt-urls like this open in the software center?
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Web-link-package does not work with Google Chrome! [closed]

I try the Ubuntu software center url-request for install a package/program via a browser "http://apt.ubuntu.com/p/package-name". But with Google Chrome 8.0.552.224 it just sad 'You don't seem to be ...
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How can I make Chromium open apt links with xdg-open?

Hello I installed this extension because I want to open apt links clicked in Chromium with xdg-open. I have looked at this help but haven't been successful. How can I acheive this?
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How to change handler of APT: URLs?

In Firefox on a fresh install of 10.10 when visiting apt.ubuntu.com/p/banshee (for example) I get prompted with the following window: However, I was under the impression that apturl was supposed to ...