I love the Google Earth program in windows, but what does it take to get it to run in Linux and on Ubuntu?
To install Google Earth, just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below:
Once the download is done, just do the 2 commands below:
Just install Ubuntu Tweak and under the apps tab, you will find a link to install Google Earth directly.
I'm surprised no one mentioned the "easy" (and also the "official") way:
This is also a simpler version of the method recommended by Ubuntu Community Help Wiki on GoogleEarth. (simpler because
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