Solving gpg errors while installing software packages through repositiories (Launchpad PPAs)

Installing software packages can be achieved in many ways. You can use a Gui (Graphical user interface) or using the good old command line. For those of you who want to keep it neat and discreet by using a gui, you can download a package installation manager (PPA-manager) from lets say the webupd8team repository, by simply typing the simple command: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/y-ppa-manager sudo apt-get … Continue reading Solving gpg errors while installing software packages through repositiories (Launchpad PPAs)

Installing Google Earth in Ubuntu

  Google earth is a program that help tracks imagery and maps Open terminal and type the commands as follows: wget -q -O – https://dl-ssl.google.com/linux/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add – sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb http://dl.google.com/linux/earth/deb/ stable main” >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list’ sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install lsb-core sudo apt-get install google-earth-stable for  64-bit version of Ubuntu 11.10 you will also need:  sudo … Continue reading Installing Google Earth in Ubuntu