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is there any alternate for yakuake for the unity desktop, when i log in unless i'm in KDE, i cant open yakuake.

sudo apt-get install yakuake

returns nothing on unity, while on KDE it installed perfectly.

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up vote 8 down vote accepted

I used yakuake but changed it for guake. To install guake, open a terminal and type this command:

sudo aptitude install guake

Guake doesn't have as many features as Yakuake but works better in a gnome or unity desktop. Also try tilda, it is even more lightweight than guake. To install tilda, type this command in the terminal

sudo aptitude install tilda

Good luck.

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