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How I install the Gnome tweak tool from git://git.gnome.org/gnome-tweak-tool? I have install the Synaptic

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Why do you want to install gnome-tweak-tool from git? Most people will just want to install the gnome-tweak-tool package. –  Aaron Hill Jun 26 '12 at 0:58
    
I want the new one for the official site –  Ben Johansson Jun 27 '12 at 0:40

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In the readme you'll see these instructions:

Running ------- * If you wish to run the application uninstalled, execute;

./gnome-tweak-tool [-p /path/to/jhbuild/prefix/]

  • If you wish to install system wide you must

./autogen.sh && make && make install

You'll probably need "build-essentials" and "automake" to compile the program, but I'm not sure what gnome-tweak-tool's specific requirements are. Try install those two packages, and then within the folder you downloaded with git (git clone git://git.gnome.org/gnome-tweak-tool) run the commands it listed in the readme to install. If it gives you any errors, come back and ask us about those?

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