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I get an E: Unable to locate package lens-video error after running:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install lens-video scope-youtube

I have the video lens in DASH working.

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What version of Ubuntu do you have? – hexafraction Sep 13 '12 at 19:57

Did you add the PPA?

Try adding this ppa to the list: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:atareao/lenses and after adding try installing the lens

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hey @devav2 does the scope work with the default video lens in ubuntu 12.04? – nik90 Sep 13 '12 at 18:33
Nope. Youtube scope wont work with the default video lens in Ubuntu 12.04 – devav2 Sep 13 '12 at 18:55
Hi, thnx for helping, I am running 12.04 and I'm pretty sure I did the sudo add apt thing as you wrote ( I definitely did an add-apt can't remember if it was exactly the same) I'll try again this evening. – Alsy933 Sep 14 '12 at 6:36
it won't work if you're running 12.04 – Ramzi Njeim Oct 13 '12 at 20:11

The scope-youtube no longer uses lens-videos lens but yavol, so you need to:

  • sudo apt-get install scope-youtube yavol

After that, just log-out/back-in and it should be there.

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