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xtile is a kind of window tiling tool. I've tried to download the *.deb package from the following link:


When I double-click on it from nautilus ubuntu software centre opens up and shows an internal error. Any headers on what the problem could be?

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First Download x-tile From Here Once it downloads probably to the Downloads folder, press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command below.

cd Downloads

Once you're in Downloads, do

sudo dpkg -i x-tile_2.3.1-1_all.deb

And that will install x-tile

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Problem was with the package I had previously downloaded...it was in non-debian format –  deostroll Jun 30 '12 at 9:27

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