Revision of apturl - protocol handler in Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon from Thu, 12/13/2007 - 12:15

The AptURL Protocol Handler is a program that handles special URLs for installing packages. This means that special links in web pages can install software. Ubuntu 7.10 has AptURL installed by default. Installing applications does not get any easier than this.
apturl lets you install packages using a apt:pkgname like synatx
Example
If you want to install nagios2 [...]