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Beagle, a great desktop search engine which was part of Ubuntu is discontinued for some time now and removed from Ubuntu from 10.04 and afterwards. Even though there are a lot of alternative apps such as Tracker and Catfish I would like to continue using Beagle, til it is no longer usable.

So, I was wondering if there is any way at all to install Beagle on Ubuntu 11.04. Whether that is an unstable synaptic package or a .deb file from some shady site on the internet.

Even though my knowledge on Linux is limited, could I browse to a older Ubuntu live cd and extract it (is that even possible?) from the installed repositories as .deb?

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The last release of Beagle is the 0.3.9. You can download it from Debian here (look at the end of the page).

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Worked like a charm, thank you! – RaiGal Aug 11 '11 at 21:25

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