Badly in need of a really good to-do list application to organize my life, I decided to give Task Coach a try after researching and reading about such programs as:
Unfortunately, Task Coach is not available in Debian Wheezy, the Linux distro I'm using. However, I could find taskcoach in Debian testing and unstable branches, so I can use apt-get to build a taskcoach package as follows:
apt-get --compile source taskcoach
Manually installing Task Coach
First, install dependencies for Task Coach.
apt-get install libxss1 python-chardet python-dateutil python-keyring python-pyparsing python-squaremap python-twisted python-wxgtk2.8 python-xdg
Then, download the Task Coach source, unpack it, and install it.
python setup.py install
The following set of files and directories will be installed after that.
Running Task Coach
Just run the python script
python /usr/local/bin/taskcoach.py &