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I want to upgrade kile 2.1 beta 4 to Latest stable version kile 2.1.3 in 'Ubuntu11.04'. Will there any problem if I upgrade it ?
My second question :
I have kile-2.1.3.tar.bz2 file. How do I install it through terminal or any other way ?

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If you don't know how to extract a tarball (in this case tar xjf kile-2.1.3.tar.bz2), you make not want to install by hand. The README contains pretty standard build instructions, however. (I'd uninstall your system-installed version first.) –  jon May 28 '13 at 15:52
    
Are there any features you absolutely need in kile 2.1.3? You would be still on texlive 2009. I think that's more of a problem. –  Tobias Schula May 28 '13 at 17:35
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ubuntu 11.04 had already reached end of life hence stick with some 12.04 LTS version. Try installing .deb files at launchpad built files for Natty Narwhal via gdebi –  texenthusiast May 28 '13 at 19:27
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There is a Ubuntu Stackexchange sister site askubuntu.org which is better suited for questions about installing and updating Ubuntu packages. (The exeption is (La)TeX, e.g. TeXLive, itself) –  Martin Scharrer May 29 '13 at 10:49

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You can try sudo apt-get install kile--upgrade. Why don't you upgrade Ubuntu to 12.04 or even 13?

If the above works, you wont need the tar ball.

To extract the file, you can also do tar tar jxf filename.tar.bz2

I don't know if the file is called kile from the terminal you may need to check that.

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I am not interested to upgrade ubuntu 12.02 or 13. Because,there is internet connection problem(i.e., INTEX SPEED 3G Installer.deb file of my intex modem is not installing there. ) –  Soumitra Sen May 28 '13 at 16:04

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