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I wonder if it is somehow possible to install paid applications in a development release of Ubuntu? I think most packages could be easily installed, though is there a way I can convince Ubuntu Software Center to think I am running the older version of Ubuntu so I can install those apps? Thank you.

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closed as off topic by hbdgaf, Jorge Castro, Ringtail, Mitch, Stephen Myall Sep 25 '12 at 8:15

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Specific questions about development releases are not constructive, but a general question question might possibly have the potential to be an okay question. –  8128 Sep 24 '12 at 20:53