Install kde 4.2.3
John L Vifian
jongleur at liripipe.com
Fri May 15 00:46:32 UTC 2009
On Thursday 14 May 2009 5:02:41 pm Steven Vollom wrote:
> I went here: http://www.kubuntu.org/, using both sudo apt-get install and
> kdesu apt-get install deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/ppa/ubuntu
> jaunty main, I got this:
> steven at Yeshua:~$ sudo apt-get install deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-
> ppa/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
> [sudo] password for steven:
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> E: Couldn't find package deb
> steven at Yeshua:~$ kdesu apt get install deb
> http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu- ppa/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
> bash: kdesu: command not found
> steven at Yeshua:~$
> I have tried every way I can think of to Google a site to get kde 4.2.3,
> and have failed. Where is it located? Thanks!
Steven the Kubuntu site says:
"To install it add this line to your software sources.
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
Then refresh and do a full upgrade."
So you need to add the following line to your sources, which are kept in
There are many ways of doing this but kdesudo kate /etc/apt/sources.list
will work. Add the line "deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/kubuntu-ppa/ppa/ubuntu
jaunty main" to the end of the file on its own line and save.
The run sudo apt-get update
then sudo apt-get upgrade
Exuberance is better than taste.
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