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root@ubuntu-pc:~# reaver
The program 'reaver' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
apt-get install reaver

root@ubuntu-pc:~# sudo apt-get install reaver

Reading package lists... Done

Building dependency tree       

Reading state information... Done

E: Unable to locate package reaver


moreover, i installed this before like that, now not work

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up vote 1 down vote accepted

In software-properties-gtk make sure the universe repository is checked (alternatively you can check /etc/apt/sources.list to verify you have the universe repositories enabled). After that run sudo apt-get update.

You can verify the package is there with apt-cache policy reaver, which should give output like,

  Installed: (none)
  Candidate: 1.4-2
  Version table:
     1.4-2 0
        500 raring/universe amd64 Packages

showing you that the universe repository is now available. Now you should simply be able sudo apt-get install reaver.

Otherwise it could be that this time you installed a version older than 12.10 (perhaps 12.04?). Looking at the launchpad page, I only see builds for 12.10 and later:

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thanks bro,it worked – OverCoder Jul 27 '13 at 2:04
PS : the same version, 13.04, i just reinstalled because i had serious error – OverCoder Jul 27 '13 at 2:13

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