Tag: PPA

Install Guake Drop Down Terminal On Ubuntu 16.04

Install Guake Terminal on Ubuntu using WebUpd8 PPA. Fix “Have you installed guake.schemas properly?” error. Guake is a top-down terminal for Gnome (in the style of Yakuake for KDE, Tilda or the terminal used in Quake). Guake’s style of window is based on an FPS game, …

How to Install Avidemux 2.6.13 in Ubuntu 16.04

Avidemux video editor has reached the 2.6.13 release recently with lots of bug-fixes and improvements. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS via PPA. Changes in Avidemux 2.6.13: updated Toolchain for Win64 and OS X Linux AppImage available (universal linux64 binaries) Update to libav* …

Best Text Editors For Ubuntu

Top and best text editors for Ubuntu 16.04. Best text editor for Ubuntu programming use. If you don’t like the Ubuntu default text editor, replace it with any of the following text editors for Linux Ubuntu Systems. Atom Text Editor Atom is a powerful multi-platform text …

Install Shotwell 0.23.5 Photo Manager On Ubuntu 16.04/16.10

Shotwell photo manager for Linux Ubuntu Systems. Install Shotwell 0.23.5 photo manager on Ubuntu 16.04/16.10, via PPA. Shotwell is the default photo manager and an image organizer on Ubuntu and Fedora. Shotwell comes with many exciting features: Import from disk or camera Organize by time-based Events, …

Install The Latest SMPlayer On Ubuntu 16.04

Install the latest SMPlayer in Ubuntu 16.04/16.10. Linux Ubuntu users can download and install SMPlayer in Ubuntu, via PPA:rvm/smplayer. SMPlayer is a free media player for Linux with built-in codecs that can play virtually all video and audio formats without needing any external codecs. SMPlayer supports …

How to Install Deluge 1.3.13 in Ubuntu 16.04

While Ubuntu 16.04 offers Deluge 1.3.12, the BitTorrent client has recently reached the 1.3.13 release with an extremely large set of bug fixes. Deluge 1.3.13 now includes libtorrent 1.0.9 for all platforms. Python 2.6 is not supported for Windows. So if you were using py2.6 when …

GIMP 2.8.18 Released with Security Fix to XCF

GIMP image editor 2.8.18, a new point release in the stable branch, has been released to fix a vulnerability in the XCF loading code. With special XCF files, GIMP can be caused to crash, and possibly be made to execute arbitrary code provided by the attacker. …

How to Install digiKam 5.0 in (K)Ubuntu 16.04 via PPA

After two years of development, digiKam 5.0 stable was finally released one day ago with fully Qt5 port. In addition to code porting, digiKam 5.0 now uses many Qt dependencies instead of KDE dependencies. To provide a pure Qt5 version of digiKam in the future, around …

How to Install DVDStyler 3.0 in Ubuntu 16.04 via PPA

DVDStyler, the cross-platform free DVD authoring application, has reached the new major 3.0 release recently with new features, improvements and fixes. According to the changelog, DVDStyler 3.0 features: added support of animations added validation of menu cell actions added option “keep aspect ratio” for image in …

How to Install Dolphin Emulator 5.0 in Ubuntu 16.04

Dolphin, an open source GameCube and Wii emulator, has reached the 5.0 stable release. Now it requires Direct3D 10 / OpenGL 3 and 64-bit CPUs. After two and a half years of development, Dolphin 5.0, the biggest stable release finally is available with compatibility, crash fixes, …

Sigil ePub Editor 0.9.6 Released, PPA for Ubuntu 16.04

Sigil, an open-source and multi-platform ePub ebook editor, has reached the 0.9.6 release with some new features and various bug fixes. New features added in Sigil 0.9.6: create sgc-nav.css stylesheet for nav and allow templates in Prefs Dir for user to control it add General Setting …

Install Komodo Edit 10 with Ubuntu Integration via PPA

Komodo Edit, Active State’s open source text editor, has reached the X (10) release. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 14.04, and Ubuntu 12.04 with Unity integration. Komodo Edit X (10) Features: new user interface that is skinnable using the color …

Install SMPlayer 16.6 in Ubuntu with High-DPI Support

SMPlayer, open-source Qt front-end for MPlayer and MPV, has reached the 16.6 release with some great new features including a tablet mode and high-DPI support. High DPI screens are supported now in SMPlayer. You can turn on/off this feature and manually adjust the scale factor by …