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Once after installing Ubuntu Server 18.04, when trying to install Midnight Commander, a message was displayed that the package for installation was not found.
To solve the problem, you need to add the Universe repository:
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To install Midnight Commander in Ubuntu/Debian, just run:
sudo apt-get install mc
To install on CentOS:
yum install mc
I will describe some shortcuts while working in Midnight Commander:
Ctrl+O Switch between command line and mc.
Ctrl+l Updates all displayed information.
Ctrl+x c Runs the Chmod command for the selected object.
Ctrl+x o Runs the Chown command for the selected object.
Ctrl+x l Runs the command to create a hard link.
Ctrl+x s Runs the command to create a symbolic link.
Ctrl+x i Switches the passive panel to the “Information” mode.
Ctrl+x q Switches the passive panel to quick view.
Ctrl+x ! The menu item “Paneling Criteria” is executed.
Ctrl+x h Add the directory name to the “Directory”.
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