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i want to install cinnamon on ubuntu 14.04, but i get an error "unable to locate package cinnamon"

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev/cinnamon-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install cinnamon

E: Unable to locate package cinnamon

yes, i did try sudo apt-get update and it didn't work.

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There isn't no stable version of cinnamon package available on ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev for trusty, it's under development(ie, now cinnamon nightlies are only available for trusty). If you want to install the development version of cinnamon(ie,nightlies) then run the below commands on terminal,

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gwendal-lebihan-dev/cinnamon-nightly
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install cinnamon
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Now it's just crashing so i will give up anyway :) –  Bary12 Apr 27 at 19:20

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