Install Friends App in Ubuntu 12.10

Add the Friends App to your Ubuntu 12.10 system


Here's how you can install the Friends App to your Ubuntu 12.10 computer.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:canonical-qt5-edgers/qt5-proper

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-sdk-team/ppa

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:super-friends/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install friends-app unity-lens-friends

For more, see the original article at the link below.


Gwibber, the microblogging client available by default in Ubuntu, has been rewritten in QML recently and is now called Friends App. | Web UpD8

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